Areas of Expertise
Communications, public relations, strategic communications planning, writing, editing, and social media
Meredith Courville is the communications advisor for the Center to Champion Nursing in America (CCNA) at the AARP Public Policy Institute. She is responsible for strategic communications and outreach for CCNA and the Future of Nursing: Campaign for Action. Meredith’s responsibilities include strategic communications planning, managing and implementing communications campaigns, speechwriting, and leading content development and creation, which help the Campaign reach a wide range of influential audiences. She also leads the Campaign’s social media strategy and day-to-day implementation.
Before joining AARP, Meredith spent nearly six years at the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), where she held several communications and editorial roles. At NAEYC, she developed and implemented marketing and communications campaigns, managed the organization’s social media presence and strategy, and handled media relations. Meredith also wrote for the organization’s award-winning publications. Her previous experience includes teaching at an independent school and serving as an AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps volunteer, where she provided disaster relief and recovery services along the Gulf Coast following hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
Meredith holds a master’s degree in public relations and corporate communications from Georgetown University and a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ohio University.