Jaci Clement C-Suite Network Advisor Since September 2020

Jaci Clement

Society & Culture


Considered to be the most influential media scholar in the world today, Jaci Clement has been working for and with news media since she was in the fourth grade. Today, she is the chief executive officer and executive director of the Fair Media Council, a 501c3 nonprofit organization that advocates for quality news and works to create a media-savvy society. She also hosts the award-winning podcast, FMC Fast Chat, which features notables in news, media, and business in 30-minute conversations that are real, powerful, and relevant.

With a background working as a journalist and as an executive on the business side of news outlets, Clement’s expertise enables her to talk on trends in news and the media’s impact on society and culture in a way that connects with audiences and makes her a sought-after interviewee. Her visionary leadership of the Fair Media Council has transformed the organization into a brand that resonates on a national scale, and her work to bring the best in news into FMC’s programming has established the Fair Media Council as a thought leader in the industry.

FMC is comprised of business and nonprofit organizations and currently has more than 128,500 members.