Alphonse L. MacDonald

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M.B.A., John Hopkins, Acting Executive Director, National Academies Press. National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; Adjunct Professor, M.P.S. in Publishing, George Washington University.
1925 Ballenger Avenue
Suite 250
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
[email protected]

Areas of Expertise

  • Digital Transformation
  • Strategic Communications
  • Change Management
  • Electronic Publishing
  • Business Process Management

Alphonse MacDonald is a senior communications and organizational change executive with record of leading specialist and cross-matrix teams to successfully complete strategic communications, marketing, and technology initiatives. He has more than 20 years of experience in the Digital Communications field and has managed digital initiatives for a range of non-profit and advocacy organizations using both in-house resources and through extensive out-sourcing programs.

Alphonse is a proven problem-solver with the vision to develop and implement cost-effective solutions while balancing strategic imperatives and tactical needs. He currently leads the Digital Strategies team at the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine in Washington DC.


  • Master of Business Administration, Johns Hopkins University, Carey Business School
  • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, Fisheries Management, New Mexico State University

Classes Taught

  • Electronic Publishing Theory and Practice