Non-Resident Senior Fellow
Gigi Georges is an adjunct faculty member in Boston College’s Political Science Department. She was previously Program Director for the Harvard Kennedy School’s Innovation Strategies Initiative, and a Managing Director of the Glover Park Group, a leading national strategic communications consulting firm. Georges has also worked as Communications Director for the New York City Department of Education under Mayor Michael Bloomberg; as a Special Assistant to the President in the Clinton White House; and as former New York Senator Hillary Clinton’s State Director.
In 2008-09, Georges was a Kennedy School Research Fellow and contributing author to Stephen Goldsmith’s The Power of Social Innovation: How Civic Entrepreneurs Ignite Community Networks for Good (Jossey-Bass, 2010). She has also co-authored and edited two guides for college and prep school admissions, both published by Penguin Books. She holds a B.A. (Phi Beta Kappa) from Wellesley College, an M.P.A. from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University, and a Ph.D. in public administration from NYU’s Wagner School of Public Service.