Alex Schott, VP Communications North America

Alex Schott is the Vice President, Head of North America Communications, where he drives and leads all communications activity across the company’s North America business. As a trusted communications advisor to senior leadership, Alex and his team oversee all aspects of external communications and strategy including earned media, owned media, crisis communications, public relations, digital media and stakeholder engagement.

Alex’s previous roles in his career have included: serving as Director of Corporate Communications and Marketing at ONE Gas (NYSE: OGS), one of the largest natural gas utilities in the U.S.; serving as Director of Communications at Lumen Technologies (previously known as CenturyLink) (NYSE: LUMN), formerly the second-largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers; and at Entergy (NYSE: ETR), one of the largest electric utilities in the U.S, where Alex developed and led digital communications strategy and stakeholder engagement, which included the creation of their social media program, their online newsroom and their mobile app.

Alex holds a Master of Arts in Film & Media Studies from Chapman University and a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Louisiana State University.