Alan VanderMolen

WE Communications: President

Alan VanderMolen is a global public relations and marketing communications leader and a highly-accomplished senior operations executive.  As a C-suite member and senior client advisor for two of the world’s largest, most prestigious public relations and marketing communications firms, he has built and successfully led communications businesses in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America.  Alan has counseled and provided effective solutions to world-class companies on wide-ranging communications issues and has established himself as an acknowledged authority in the disciplines of corporate trust and reputation. 

A graduate of The Ohio State University, Alan now serves on the university’s Board of Trustees.  He has served on the boards of Chicago's Goodman Theater, the Planet Water Foundation and the Plank Center.  He was also an active member of the Clinton Global Initiative and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs in addition to advising on the communications curriculum at Hong Kong Baptist University.