Abigail Faylor is a global external relations expert who believes understanding the big picture and looking to the future inspires real progress. Her focus is on aligning voices and activities toward common goals to achieve lasting change.
Abigail has advised multinational companies, private foundations, and NGOs to achieve business, advocacy and communications goals. With expertise across socio-economic development and global health, she creates and implements external relations strategies, engages policymakers and influencers, develops creative content, and drives dialogue on social issues.
Prior to joining Panorama, Abigail provided strategic communications counsel to philanthropic organizations, including the Paul G. Allen Family Foundation Ebola Program and the Rockefeller Foundation’s Planetary Health initiative. During nearly a decade with Weber Shandwick, where she served as Vice President, she led global communications programs from London and Seattle for organizations like the GSMA, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, GSK, SABIC, Verizon Wireless, and RICOH.
Abigail holds degrees in global studies and communications from Pacific Lutheran University and spent three years living and working in West Africa with the medical charity Mercy Ships.