University City Science Center

Jeanne Mell

Vice President Marketing Communications & Community Engagement

Jeanne Mell joined the University City Science Center in 2009 as Vice President Marketing Communications. She is responsible for all aspects of corporate marketing, communications, public and media relations and community engagement. Jeanne also oversees Quorum, the entrepreneurs’ clubhouse.

Jeanne was formerly Senior Vice President, Communications for the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce. Prior to joining the Chamber, Jeanne had a career in journalism. Most recently she served as Director of Photography and Design at The News Journal in Wilmington, Delaware. She also worked at the Associated Press in New York and Philadelphia, ABC News, Good Morning America and Popular Photography Magazine. She started her career at Inc. Magazine – back when it was a startup.

Jeanne chairs the Board of Campus Philly and serves on the Board of Directors of the Alliance of Women Entrepreneurs, the Association of University Research Parks and the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia.  She also represents the Science Center on PHL Life, formerly known as the Greater Philadelphia Life Sciences Congress