Morehouse Research Institute

Advisory Board

Ms. Adrienne S. Harris

Adrienne HarrisAdrienne S. Harris is a results-oriented facilitator, strategic thinking partner, persuasive communicator and leader-focused coach. Her experience includes 20 years in higher education and nonprofit communications, administration and consulting – including six years as a leadership communications consultant for Cygnus Communications, a firm she founded in March 2008.

In January 2014, Adrienne expanded her consulting practice to focus more on providing facilitation and strategic communications services through a new entity, Swann Consulting. Still committed to serving the higher education and nonprofit sectors, she helps individuals, groups, teams and organizations advance their work by facilitating the conversations that matter for making a difference in the world:  mission, vision, strategy, leadership, communication, engagement and results.

Prior to Swann Consulting and Cygnus Communications, Adrienne was chief of staff for CARE USA and Morehouse College. She holds a bachelor's degree in sociology from Emory University and a master's degree in communication from Georgia State University.