Executive Vice President of Marketing & Communication
Prior to joining Drury in April of 2017, Wendy Flanagan was responsible for the day-to-day operations and growth as the GM at FleishmanHillard’s largest office and headquarters in St. Louis. FleishmanHillard is one of the world’s leading integrated communications firms. During her 25-year career in communications, she helped Fortune 500 companies and non-profit organizations develop, sustain and reposition their brands.
Flanagan managed strategic program development, digital marketing, crisis communications, brand development, social media strategy, media relations and more with notable clients such as AT&T, SBC, Washington University, Dartmouth, Monsanto, Emerson, ConAgra, and HOK.
A former award-winning journalist, Flanagan has led communications programs that have won more than 15 regional and national awards, including 5 of the industry’s top honors for “Branding Campaign of the Year.”
Flanagan was a reporter and anchor for television and radio stations in Joplin, Missouri; Boston, and Evansville, Indiana.
A native of Rhode Island, she is a graduate of Emerson College in Boston, where she received her bachelor’s degree in Mass Communications/Journalism.