Western Kentucky University

Public Affairs Staff - Jennifer Smith

Jennifer Smith

Jennifer Smith

Director, Government & Community Relations

Office:  Wetherby Administration Bldg., 150
Phone:  (270) 745-6824
Email:  jennifer.smith@wku.edu
Website:  http://www.wku.edu/govrelations


Jennifer Breiwa Smith graduated from WKU in May of 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations.  She began her career as the Program Director for the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce.  In this role she was responsible for overseeing numerous special events, committees and programs including governmental relations.

Smith was named Director of Government and Community Relations for WKU in January 2009.  She serves as a legislative liaison working with members of the Kentucky General Assembly, the United States Congress and both state and federal legislative staff.  She also serves as a liaison to local governments in WKU’s 27 county service region, advancing partnerships between those communities and the University.

 Last Modified 7/23/13