Sean Luechtefeld

Associate Director, Communications

Sean Luechtefeld is the Associate Director of Communications at Prosperity Now. In this role, he develops and edits content for Prosperity Now's online channels and publications, collaborates on content strategy with Prosperity Now's program staff, and supports content development and logistics for Prosperity Now's events.

Previously, Dr. Luechtefeld held a variety of positions across the communications field, including coaching a nationally competitive intercollegiate debate team, managing events and online communications for a disability consulting firm in Florida, and contributing to the opening of a startup community history museum in North Carolina. 

In addition to his work at Prosperity Now, Dr. Luechtefeld is an adjunct professor in the Master's program in Communication at Johns Hopkins University. He earned his Ph.D. in Communication with a focus in rhetoric and political culture from the University of Maryland in 2016. He holds a B.A. in Communication Studies and a B.S. in Political Science, both from the Florida State University, and an M.A. in Communication from Wake Forest University.