• Summary

    Joe Scannell is an experienced digital communications and public affairs professional with a background in tech, finance, military, crisis and corporate reputation. He also cares way too much about Chicago sports.

  • Writing

  • Experience


    Senior Account Supervisor, Financial Communications 2018 - Present

    Account Supervisor, Digital Crisis & Corporate Communications 2016 - 2018

    Senior Account Executive, Digital Crisis Communications 2015 - 2016

    Account Executive, Digital Project Manager 2014 - 2015

    Assistant Account Executive, Digital Project Manager 2013 - 2014

    Intern, Digital Public Affairs 2013

    Washington, DC

    US Navy

    Lieutenant, Public Affairs Officer (Reserve) 2018 - Present

    Lieutenant Junior Grade, Public Affairs Officer (Reserve) 2016 - 2018

    Ensign, Public Affairs Officer (Reserve) 2014 - 2016

    Washington, DC


    Marketing Coordinator 2012

    Marketing Intern 2011

    San Francisco, CA & Milwaukee, WI


    Social Media Intern 2012

    Washington, DC

    Jayne Thompson & Associates

    Public Relations Intern 2011

    Chicago, IL

    American Lung Association

    Media Relations Intern 2010

    Washington, DC

  • Photography

    When I was commissioned into the U.S. Navy in 2014, I fell in love with the world of photography.


    If you're interested in seeing some of my work, my portfolio site is below.

  • Education

    Defense Information School

    Public Affairs Qualification Course

    2016 - 2017

    Georgetown University

    Master of Professional Studies, Public Relations and Corporate Communications

    2013 - 2015

    Marquette University

    Bachelor of Arts, Writing Intensive English and Public Relations

    2009 - 2013