Todd Culpepper has more than 20 years’ experience in marketing and management with a variety of companies and organizations, public and private. He is formerly president & CEO of the World Affairs Councils of America, the largest non-partisan, grassroots organization in the United States dedicated to educating and engaging the American public on global issues.
Todd served for 10 years as executive director of the International Affairs Council, the World Affairs Council affiliate in the Research Triangle region of North Carolina, where he significantly increased organization revenue, membership, programs, and visibility. His time in the private sector included corporate communication account management for companies such as Voith, Vulcan Chemicals, and Progress Energy. Todd has a wide range of experience in communication strategy, marketing, advertising, branding, and partnership development, and has led numerous projects to successful completion working with a variety of stakeholders. He has traveled to more than 10 countries on special projects and leadership missions, including the People’s Republic of China, Thailand, Moldova, Russia, France, Serbia, Belgium, Austria, Tunisia, Turkey, and Cuba. He holds a master’s degree in journalism and a bachelor’s degree in communication.