Carl Levesque

Senior Writer and Editor

Areas of Expertise

Writing and editing, communications, content, content marketing


Carl Levesque is Senior Writer and Editor with AARP’s Policy, Research & International Affairs team. Carl develops content and publications for PRI, supporting and coaching team members on their writing projects for various targeted audiences. A professional writer of more than 20 years, he previously worked as a consultant, assisting clients in a range of industries and fields by providing support on content, messaging, publications, content marketing and other communications needs. Much of his work involved positioning executives and other professionals as subject matter experts and thought leaders.

While working as the lead editor and head of publications at the American Wind Energy Association, Carl refined his specialty in making technical and specialized content accessible for any audience. He built his communications foundation as a trade journalist (energy, home building, associations/nonprofits) and freelance writer, producing articles for numerous publications (both consumer and trade) on a range of topics, from the arts to sports. A long-time writing coach, Carl is also a former English teacher.

Carl received his B.A. from James Madison University.





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