Dr. Dionne C. Clemons is a strategic communication management expert and scholar. Her expertise lies in strategic organizational communication. For twenty years she has served in and consulted for federal and local governments, nonprofits and corporate sector organizations providing strategic communication counsel. She has served a number of organizations including the District of Columbia Government’s Office of the Chief Financial Officer, the City of Falls Church, Virginia, the U.S. Army, and the Department of Defense’s Business Transformation Agency and Booz Allen Hamilton. Within academia, Dr. Clemons currently teaches within Howard University’s School of Communications’ Strategic, Legal Management Communications Department. She’s spent more than a decade teaching undergraduate and graduate level strategic communication management, public relations and organizational communication courses.
Expert in designing strategic communications campaigns that align with organizations’ overarching mission, vision and goals, she’s managed research, social marketing, crisis communications and public outreach campaigns for health, environmental and social issues.
Dr. Clemons is a sought out speaker and author and serves as Chief Communications Officer for Clemons Consulting, LLC a strategic communications education, coaching and consulting firm. Dr. Clemons has a Ph.D. in Mass Communication and Media Studies from Howard University, an MPA in Public Administration from The American University, and a B.A. in Telecommunications from Morgan State University.