Cherilyn Crowe, hailing from Fort Payne, Alabama, is the content strategy director for BJC. Her work includes leading BJC’s podcasts, overseeing the website, serving as the editor of Report from the Capital, and collaborating with BJC’s staff to find creative ways to tell our story and produce needed resources.
Crowe has served on BJC’s staff as the director of communications and the associate director of communications, coming to BJC after spending nearly a decade in television news at the NewsChannel 5 Network (WTVF-TV) in Nashville, Tennessee. She served in a variety of producing roles at WTVF and worked on an array of special projects with the station, including live gavel-to-gavel trial coverage, political debates, election night results and coverage of the town hall presidential debate in 2008.
Crowe is a journalism and mass communications graduate of Samford University, and she earned a master’s degree in liberal arts and science from Vanderbilt University. A member of the board of the Religion Communicators Council, Crowe serves as the president of the D.C. chapter. She is the recipient of several DeRose-Hinkhouse Awards from the Religion Communicators Council, recognizing her work in creating and producing a podcast series, social media campaigns, specialized writing and videos. Crowe serves on the editorial advisory board of The Christian Citizen and on the National Council of Churches Communication Committee. A graduate of the Nashville Young Leaders Council, she was nominated for the Rising Star award at the 2007 Midsouth Emmys.