Director of Communications
Beckett Stokes oversees strategic communications related to grantmaking, philanthropic services and program initiatives.
Prior to joining Rose Community Foundation, Ms. Stokes spent nine years serving as the director of communications for The Episcopal Diocese of Colorado, one of largest dioceses in the Episcopal Church. In this role, she ensured that internal and stakeholder communications were coordinated and strategically linked to external communications and media relations. She was also responsible for social media and several other initiatives.
Before joining the Diocese of Colorado, Ms. Stokes worked in a variety of positions including product development and marketing in the emerging email marketing business, franchise marketing support and public relations. She began her career as an English teacher at St. Mary’s Academy in Englewood after she completed her Bachelor of Arts in East Asian Studies with a concentration in Creative Writing at Middlebury College in Vermont.