Name: Jennifer Brooks
Occupation/Job Title: Marketing Communications Manager at Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
LVH Class Year: 2019-2020
Other civic involvement or community activities: Junior League of Birmingham Sustainer
Describe your job: I manage the day-to-day oversight of Bradley’s Marketing Communications Team and Marketing Technology Team to achieve a variety of communication and media initiatives, oversee the development of external-facing content, and provide direction for PR strategy and tactical media outreach to support our attorneys and the firm.
What is most challenging about your job? Strategically supporting nearly 550 attorneys who represent clients in dozens of practice areas and industries across 10 offices in six states and D.C.
What is most rewarding? Working with a smart and talented team that works well together
What was your favorite day of LVH and why? I had a lot of favorite days, including Leadership Boot Camp, Education Day and Government Day. I was impressed with all of the programming and speakers and how much I learned, but I also enjoyed getting to know and spend time with fellow class members.
How did LVH impact your personal or professional life? LVH has made me much more aware of how our city functions and why it’s so important to be involved in helping our community thrive and supporting the needs of VH residents, as well as promoting why this is a great place to live.
What do you like to do for fun? Watching Alabama football, visits to Tuscaloosa, girls’ trips to the lake, beach and Scott’s Antique Market in Atlanta
If you had to choose another career, what would it be? Maybe a therapist or interior designer
What is your greatest accomplishment? Raising a great kid