Geneva Brooks – Development & Communications Manager

Geneva Brooks headshotGeneva, who goes by “Nevie,” earned her BA in English literature from the University of Maryland and holds an MA in Communications from Johns Hopkins University. Nevie has also studied writing at Yale. Prior to joining the Literacy Council, Nevie spent several years at the Humane Society of the United States, where she worked on the marketing team at its headquarters and even spent a year in Texas doing outreach for a wildlife sanctuary.

In her spare time, Nevie volunteers for a variety of causes and enjoys exploring the world outside her comfort zone, especially if nature and wildlife are involved. She also considers herself a lifelong student and seizes any opportunity to learn something new.