Sean Luechtefeld, Adjunct Faculty

Sean Luechtefeld, ABD, is an instructor in the MA in Communication program at Johns Hopkins University and Associate Director of Communications at CFED, a DC-based nonprofit dedicated to helping vulnerable families achieve financial security. In that role, he directs the organization’s content strategy, oversees its editorial function and supports its major events. Prior to joining CFED, Sean held a variety of positions in the communication field, including coaching a nationally competitive college debate team, developing a communications strategy for a startup community history museum and working for a consulting firm that served people in the disability community.

Sean is currently pursuing a PhD in Communication at the University of Maryland with an emphasis in Rhetoric & Political Culture. His research is focused on the ways in which audiences make sense of efforts to achieve social change. Sean resides in the District with his wife, Nicole, and his boxer/black lab mix, Domino.

Sean Luechtefeld