cheryl mccants

Cheryl McCants

Communication Leader

Over the past 30+ years, with unyielding integrity and tremendous passion for her work and the people she serves, Cheryl has delivered top-tier full-service strategic communication, marketing, media buying and public relations results. She is an award-winning professional communicator, DEI expert, and business strategist who delights in telling fresh and compelling stories that enhance her clients’ brands and reputations to increase their bottom lines.  Or, as Cheryl likes to say, “We tell award-winning stories that inspire smiles, trust and confidence.”

Nike’s first Corporate Responsibility Manager, Cheryl, understands community outreach and the need to effectively communicate about environmental, social, and governance factors (ESG), and diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in all of its forms. And she does just that. Cheryl is an expert in the offshore wind renewable energy space and leads conversations to support this emerging energy industry with enthusiasm and dedication.

As a public relations guru, digital communication strategist, diversity expert and project manager, Cheryl imparts her unique combination of straight, no-chaser insight, and ability to produce innovative programs into everything she does, while maintaining an exceptional customer experience of on-time, on-budget and high-quality service.

Cheryl’s expertise spans both the private and public sectors while crossing multiple industries and countries.



BA, Business Economics, Organizational Behavior & Management, Brown University
MS, Broadcast Journalism, Columbia University
MA, Project Management, George Washington University
MBA, Boston University