Jennifer Crawford

Associate Partner, Syska Hennessy Group


Jennifer A. Crawford


Jennifer Crawford, CPSM, is an associate partner, leading western region business development with Syska Hennessy Group, a firm she joined in 2003. With 20 years in A/E/C and another five in software and manufacturing, her ability to create strategy and tactics by connecting the right dots is the underpinning of her success.

Her career began in marketing communications and research for software and product manufacturing companies, working with Battelle in the launch of one of the first searchable text database programs in the late 1980s. She served as the communication manager for Den-Mat, a dental products company, launching Rembrandt Toothpaste during the 1990s.

Jennifer was a professor in the Journalism department at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, where she taught public relations and writing courses. She has also been a debate and speech coach at both the college and high school levels.