Victoria Baxter has almost 20 years of experience creating strategic communications and engagement campaigns for corporate, foundation and nonprofit clients to advance advocacy goals, build and manage online communities, raise funds, influence opinion elites and generate media attention. Victoria is a senior member of Weber Shandwick’s global Social Impact practice, a specialty offering that designs engagement and communications strategy for purpose driven brands and social issues. She is the regional lead for the Americas.
Victoria provides counsel to corporate clients on how purpose and corporate social responsibility programs can contribute to overall corporate reputation, deepen engagement with clients and consumers and attract and retain talent. Before joining Weber Shandwick, Victoria was the deputy director of communications and public affairs at the United Nations Foundation and a senior program officer at the AAAS Science and Human Rights Program. She has a B.A. and M.A. in international relations and conflict resolution from the American University in Washington, D.C.