Kevin Slattery

Kevin H. Slattery

Adjunct Professor


Kevin Slattery is an adjunct professor with the University of San Francisco in the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Management. He teaches Media Advocacy in the Master of Professional Communications program and Nonprofit Marketing and Communications in the Master of Nonprofit Management program. With a background in marketing and communications, he has an established reputation within the government and nonprofit sectors in the United States. 

As a nonprofit executive, advisory board member, and consultant, he works to advance the mission of youth mental health, social justice, and community health organizations he is passionate about with extensive experience driving the mission for public health, international development, poverty alleviation, and mental health care organizations.


  • Marketing
  • Communications
  • Media advocacy

Research Areas

  • Youth mental health
  • Media advocacy
  • Social impact


  • MNA Advisory Board Member, University of San Francisco
  • Board Member, Enterprise for Youth
  • Trevor Chat Crisis Lifeline Counselor, The Trevor Project


  • University of San Francisco, EMBA, 2015
  • Northern Illinois University, BA in Communications and Journalism, 2000

Prior Experience

  • National Corporate Communications Lead, Mental Health and Wellness, Kaiser Permanente
  • Director, Partnership and Program Development, Bring Change to Mind 
  • Senior Director, Marketing and Communications, United Way Bay Area
  • Director, Marketing and Business Development, Foundation for Sustainable Development 
  • Associate Director, Marketing and Communications, Mural Arts Philadelphia

Awards & Distinctions

  • University of San Francisco, Executive MBA Cohort Ambassador Award, 2015