Adjunct Professor of Communication Studies
Jenna Watkinson began teaching in 2005 at California State University, Los Angeles, where she also received her Bachelor and Master’s Degrees in Communication Studies. Her emphasis in graduate school was Interpersonal Communication, Rhetoric and Communication Theory. She enjoys teaching communication studies as she feels strong communication skills are imperative to be successful in one’s academic career, occupation and personal life.
To highlight the importance of communication in the workforce, she incorporates her experience working in corporate America in classroom discussions. Jenna holds a fulltime management position in corporate communications, dealing with corporate philanthropy, public affairs and government relations.