Karen Woodward

Communications Associate Director

Karen Woodward is a social media consultant specializing in the entertainment and creative industries. Most recently she was a social media strategist and community manager for cable & internet company Comcast / Xfinity, where she managed the creation and posting on the branded channels as well as produced and executed Facebook and Twitter live chats with celebrities.

She comes to social media by way of the entertainment industry, where she worked in development, production, and marketing. On a break from the entertainment world, Karen received a master’s degree in Media Studies from Syracuse University where she wrote her thesis on the popularity of Gwen Stefani. While in school, she fell into writing professionally about television and new media, and managed a website geared to young Hollywood.

As a social media consultant, she works with entertainment brands and creative personalities on social media strategy, community engagement, live chats, blog development, and more.