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Caroline L. Scullin

Vice President for External Relations

Contact Information:
T 202/691-4122 // F 202/691-4001

Caroline Scullin is currently Vice President for External Relations at the Wilson Center. She has more than 25 years of experience in strategic communications and external relations. Most recently, Scullin served as Communications Director for the Center for International Private Enterprise and before that as Director of Public Relations for the United States Government Printing Office. From 2001 to 2007, she operated her own project management consulting practice.

Scullin has worked with a wide range of organizations over the course of her career, including the International Commission on Holocaust Era Insurance Claims, Conservation International, Save the Children, the U.S.-Japan Leadership Council, the Center for Strategic and International Studies, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, the Francis Scott Key Foundation, and the National Portrait Gallery.

Scullin spent more than a decade as Chief Aide and Press Secretary to the Honorable Robert C. McFarlane, former National Security Advisor to President Ronald Reagan, and prior to that worked with Washington Post Columnist George Will. A graduate of Georgetown University, she sits on the Board of Governors of the Alumni Association, serves as Vice Chairman of the Awards Committee, is a member of the Class Advancement and Communications & Technology committees, and is the Vice Chairman of the Class of 1981. She is the recipient of the university's William Gaston Award for outstanding service and leadership.

B.S. in Business Administration from Georgetown University.

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