Jenna Gibson is Director of Communications at the Korea Economic Institute of America (KEI). She runs KEI’s media relations and outreach along with managing KEI’s online presence. She also hosts KEI’s weekly podcast, Korean Kontext, and writes regularly for The Peninsula Blog.
Previously, Jenna lived for two years in Cheonan, South Korea as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant. There, she taught weekly English lessons to more than 700 middle school students. In addition, she led Fulbright Korea’s annual literary magazine and served as a mentor for incoming scholars.
Jenna earned a Master of Science in Foreign Service degree from Georgetown University in 2015. While at Georgetown, Jenna concentrated in global politics and security, with a particular focus on human rights and communications in East Asia. She graduated with a degree in journalism and international studies from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2011.
You can follow Jenna on Twitter at @jennargibson