Kemba Neptune is a Director in the tech practice at Waxman Strategies.
Prior to joining the Waxman team, Kemba worked across a variety of sectors, including science and medicine, higher education, business, finance, law, social issues and current affairs. At her last agency, Finn Partners, Kemba worked as an account executive in both the health and higher education practices to strategically position faculty research and expertise across dozens of disciplines. Before joining Finn in 2015, she was an account coordinator at 360 Public Relations where she focused on developing consumer-focused campaigns related to product launches, managing media outreach for product placements and developed strategies around brand recognition on social media.
She also has internship experience at Peppercom’s finance practice in New York, in the government relations practice of MWW D.C. and in government relations for the American Legacy Foundation developing millennial-targeted media campaigns and conducting ACA research.
Kemba’s strength in media relations has led to media placements in MSNBC, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Associated Press, The Today Show, VICE News, CNN, Fast Company, NPR and more.
Kemba holds a B.A. in Political Science from Howard University’s College of Arts and Sciences with concentrations in constitutional law and sociology.