Jenny Pascaran Beard joined the Environmental Finance Center in 2015 as the Communications Strategist. She oversees all communications, outreach and marketing efforts, including managing the EFC’s social media and online presence. Before joining the EFC, she was an award-winning television producer for nearly 15 years, telling stories and creating content for a variety of audiences and networks. She began her professional career in public affairs at the Smithsonian Institution and the J. Paul Getty Museum. Jenny received her B.A. in Journalism/Public Relations from the University of Maryland.