Adrianne Goldsmith Romero
Adrianne is an executive communications advisor and writer for the global CEO of Accenture.
Prior to joining Accenture, she was the chief speechwriter for FBI Director Christopher Wray and former directors James Comey and Robert Mueller. She has crafted every kind of executive message, from policy speeches on national security, intelligence, and leadership, to eulogies for fallen law enforcement officers, to media engagement and employee communications. She combines her expertise as an attorney, a journalist, and a creative writer to convey complex issues in ways that are clear and compelling. She shapes communications strategies on political and social issues for diverse audiences, including concerned citizens, C-suite executives, cyber specialists, law enforcement and intelligence officials, thought leaders, public interest groups, and members of Congress. As an adjunct lecturer in the Applied Intelligence program, Adrianne teaches a communications course that focuses on a wide range of studies, from written, verbal, and presentation skills to strategic communication and crisis communication to group dynamics, conflict resolution, and negotiation.