Councilmember Barbara Bry (District 1)

Jennifer Nichols Kearns

Director of Communications

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Jennifer serves as Council President Lightner’s Director of Communications. Jennifer is responsible for media relations, events, the website and social media, and works closely with the mayor and other council districts. Her policy areas include water policy, environmental issues and education, particularly related to STE(A)M.

Jennifer is an award-winning communications professional with over 18 years in public relations, event planning, marketing and advertising, and has previously served the City in multiple departments including Corporate Partnerships and Development, Storm Water (Think Blue San Diego) and the Library. She also serves as an Adjunct Professor for the San Diego Community College District. Jennifer received her B.A. from the University of Southern California and her M.S. from San Diego State University.

Contact Jennifer Nichols Kearns at (619) 236-6611 or via email at [email protected].