Jenn Topper

Communications Director

As the communications director for Reporters Committee, Jenn oversees the development of communications and messaging strategies to advance the RCFP mission and leads efforts to engage more people with the organization’s work.

Prior to joining the Reporters Committee, Jenn was the communications director at the Sunlight Foundation, an organization that worked to make government more transparent and accountable. In addition to leading Sunlight's communications team, Jenn oversaw the organization's strategy around the 2016 election, and managed key projects on anticorruption efforts and criminal justice reform.

Jenn also managed media relations at Free Press, a nonprofit organization that advocates on behalf of the public on technology and media issues, and worked int he nonprofit practice of Rubenstein Communications, a public relations firm based in New York.

Jenn holds a Bachelor’s degree in studio art, and a Master’s in Media and Communication studies with a concentration in political communication, both from Florida State University. While at FSU, she served as a sports editor and editor-in-chief of the independent student newspaper, the FSView and Florida Flambeau.