Cheryl Fenelle Dixon
Fractional Chief Communications Officer and Adjunct Professor - M.S. Strategic Program at Columbia University
Cheryl Fenelle Dixon is an accomplished global communication and brand strategy executive with more than 30 years of experience shaping corporate, brand and leadership narrative and reputation for global iconic companies, startup brands and disrupters across diverse business verticals, including AIG Private Client Group, Coty, Grohe, CHANEL, Pepsi Cola North America, Dornbracht, Abbott Laboratories and Ernst & Young LLP. Cheryl brings strong business acumen to communication planning, creating strategies that align with and drive business goals.
A former journalist and experienced storyteller, Cheryl has helped companies and leaders define their voice, navigate organizational and market changes and protect brand reputation while executing seamlessly across all touchpoints to key internal and external audiences. She is an expert in thought leadership, master speechwriter and trusted leadership counsel to C-level executives.
In addition to her corporate and consulting work, Cheryl has been an Adjunct Professor for more than 15 years and currently teaches in the M.S. Strategic Program at Columbia University. She is a frequent guest lecturer and panelist and is often quoted in the media as a communication expert. Cheryl speaks about leadership, strategic communications, global branding and public relations, organizational communication, crisis preparation and management, corporate reputation and corporate social responsibility.