David Ward

David Ward
Director, Public Affairs
American Wind Energy Association

As the Director of Public Affairs for AWEA David is the primary point of contact for all press inquiries and media relations. He also manages a team focusing on media monitoring, media relations, social media engagement, and digital advocacy. This includes managing AWEA's communication channels, including the content appearing on AWEA's website and the AWEA blog, Into the Wind.

David owns a Master of Arts in Strategic Communication from Villanova University and earned a Commendation for Service from U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid due to work for the Democratic Policy and Communications Center (DPCC). David's currently enrolled in Georgetown University's Executive Master's program in Global Strategic Communications.

The best thing about working for AWEA is that you know wind power helps make the United States stronger every day. Wind power helps put Americans back to work, boosts our economy and keeps our air clean for generations to come.