Mike McKenna heads James Farm Creative, a strategic communications firm headquartered in Weybridge, Vermont. Prior to founding James Farm, Mike was the first Vice President for Communications and Marketing in Middlebury College’s history. Before heading north for this role, McKenna was President, CEO and Chief Creative Officer of Marsteller, the corporate advertising arm of Burson-Marsteller in New York City. Clients there included The Coca-Cola Company, The United States Treasury, and the World War Two National Monument. Prior to Burson, he worked at Young & Rubicam New York where he was Creative Director on clients including TIME, adidas, Advil, and the United Negro College Fund. He holds a MS in Journalism from Boston University where he was an Abbott Scholar, and a BA from Wesleyan University.