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Jennie Bledsoe

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Director of Internal and HR Communications
Humor, authenticity, curiosity, energy and service—these are traits that Jennie Bledsoe carries through an internal communications career that spans corporate, virtual, call center, retail, franchise, sales, international, manufacturing and now healthcare workforces.

Jennie is passionate about equipping a talented work force with the information and resources they need to find cures and save children at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. She oversees internal and HR communication strategies with a focus on engaging more than 5,000 employees in compelling, creative and unique ways—all with the goal of connecting employees to the St. Jude mission, to their colleagues and to the city of Memphis.

Jennie previously served as the Director, Global Internal Communications for The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company and Director of Internal Communications for the ServiceMaster family of brands. In these roles, she facilitated and measured communication strategies around company growth, development and excellence—all with the goal of maintaining strong and healthy company cultures.

She received her M.A. in Organizational Communications and B.A. in Communications from The University of Memphis. She’s seen entirely too many Broadway shows and is known to randomly quote Billy Joel lyrics about most situations in life.

Twitter Handle: @jenniferbledsoe