Jeanette Tejeda de Gomez
Jeanette Tejeda de Gomez brings over a decade of experience with government and public relations in Washington, D.C., Arizona and Texas. Throughout her career, Jeanette has placed sound and solid research at the center of everything she does. At G.S. Proctor & Associates, her role focuses on creating scalable, research-based stakeholder engagement strategies at the local, state and federal levels.
Prior to joining G.S. Proctor & Associates, Jeanette served for more than eight years as the Senior Public Relations Specialist with AAA Mid-Atlantic in the Washington, D.C. metro area and Maryland. During that time, she advocated for the safety and mobility of members and travelers of all modes through public relations and legislative efforts. She worked closely with G.S. Proctor & Associates on AAA’s legislative efforts in the region and saw firsthand and was extremely impressed with how the company assists clients in achieving their goals.
Before relocating to the East Coast, she served as the Director of Communications and a Policy Advisor for the Arizona Senate Democratic Caucus.
Jeanette hails from San Antonio, Texas. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication and Spanish from Texas State University and a Master of Arts in International Relations from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio. She has also completed coursework toward a Ph.D. in Political Science from the University of Arizona. Jeanette is a Fulbright-Hays Scholar and is part of the 2003 Class of the Texas Senator Gregory Luna Legislative Scholars and Fellows Program.
Jeanette takes great pride in serving as the Vice-President of the Washington, D.C. Alumni Chapter of St. Mary’s University, an organization that helps area alumni and interns create a sense of community despite being so far from home.