Keisha Pendleton

Communications and Media Manager
Keisha Pendleton

Keisha is responsible for the development and execution of AWS’s communication strategy, engaging the public with creative content to raise brand visibility and drive environmental action and behavior change. She is also responsible for crafting compelling stories about our work across various channels, including print, media, and digital platforms, enhancing AWS’s social media presence and implementing effective media engagement strategies.

Prior to joining AWS, Keisha was an educator in Prince George’s and Howard Counties, teaching a wide range of subjects, including Earth, Space and Environmental Science. Her background in education and user experience enables her to simplify complex ideas and create inclusive and accessible content for diverse audiences.

A native of Washington, DC, Keisha is dedicated to preserving and restoring the Anacostia watershed for future generations.

In her free time, Keisha enjoys reading, crafting and practicing her Spanish language skills.

Education: BA in Political Science; MS in Environmental Science; Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages.

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