As the Managing Director of Communications at Roosevelt Forward, Kendra Bozarth drives the organization’s communications strategy across editorial, digital, design, and press. Working with the think tank, advocacy, network, and development teams, she ensures that all communications initiatives meet Roosevelt’s standards of quality and clarity, achieve organizational objectives, and align with institutional branding. She also oversees the day-to-day operations and long-term development of the communications team and serves as a cross-departmental leader on organizational development projects, including internal communications and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).
Prior to joining Roosevelt, Kendra worked on state-level budget and tax policy campaigns in Kansas as a member of the State Priorities Partnership with the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, and she was the Communications Manager for The Homecomers with Sarah Smarsh podcast project in 2019. Kendra earned a BA in English from the University of Kansas with an emphasis in creative writing and political communications in 2012.