Jennifer Barrett, MS
Director of Business Development and Program Director
Jennifer M. Barrett is a dedicated health communication professional. She began her consulting career over a decade ago. Her career as a strategist has included projects that focused on communication and awareness, marketing and rebranding, and health education. Throughout her career, she has led initiatives to develop a portfolio of business partnerships and alliances, which enabled her to create unique solutions to address evolving health care industry trends.
Her most recent experience and projects include geriatrics, oncology, and dementia. She has developed strategic communication and marketing plans that address disease prevention, health promotion, patient advocacy and support, improvements in quality of care, as well educating on the social model of patient care.
Jennifer received her undergraduate degree from Fairfield University with a double major in English and Political Science. She received her graduate degree from Boston University with a Master of Science in Health Communication.
Jennifer has been awarded the Pinnacle Award while working in long term care, Top Sponsorship Partnership, Top Advocate and Supporter, and Top “Out of the Box Concept” fundraiser by the Alzheimer’s Association. She was also awarded 2008-2009 Professional of the Year: Business Development and Consultancy by Cambridge Who’s Who.
An active volunteer, Jennifer serves on multiple committees such as the Fairfield County CT Chapter Alzheimer’s Association, Beats of Laugher, and was a founding member of Southwest CT Alzheimer’s Consortium. She has also been a top fundraiser and supporter benefiting Stamford Hospital, Bennett Cancer Center.