Tucker Kennedy

Tucker Kennedy
Director of Community and Public Relations, Ameren Illinois

Tucker Kennedy is Director of Community and Public Relations, leading a 16-member communications team. Kennedy manages public relations, media relations, crisis communications, community outreach, internal communications and charitable giving for Ameren Illinois. Prior to joining Ameren, he was vice president of marketing for a Bradley University-based non-profit consulting organization; and vice president of marketing for the Peoria Area Economic Development Council. He is a 1987 graduate of Illinois State University and was named to the inaugural class of the Peoria Area 40 Leaders under 40 in 1994. Kennedy is chairman of the communications committee for the Illinois Utilities Business Diversity Council, a member of the Illinois High School Association's March Madness Steering Committee, and serves on the board of directors for Phoenix Community Development Services and the Children's Home Foundation.