Marie Kennedy

Senior Strategist

Marie partners to create transformative communications strategies to meet critical business objectives in highly regulated industries.

Her corporate operational experience includes working with health care leaders on c-suite and boardroom priorities at Amgen, Baxter International, CommonSpirit Health (formerly Dignity Health) and Genentech. As a consultant she has advised leaders at UC Davis Health, UCLA Health Sciences, Kaiser-Permanente and medical and science startups, and developed reputation-building programs for Mattel, Shell, Starbucks and other global brands. Marie is also a patient advocate and passionate about driving systemic change surrounding diversity and inclusion. She serves on multiple nonprofit boards.


San Jose State University, B.A. Public Relations/Image Management