Cecilia Isaacs-Blundin is a Director of Diversity Communications at Comcast Corporation. In this role, she is responsible for communications regarding the company’s development and implementation of diversity and inclusion initiatives spanning corporate governance, workforce, procurement, programming, and community investment. She works extensively with the Comcast-NBCUniversal external Joint Diversity Advisory Council and Comcast’s Internal Diversity Council. Ms. Isaacs-Blundin also serves as Co-Lead of OUT@Comcast, the company’s LGBT-focused Employee Resource Group (ERG). She previously served as Co-Lead of Comcast’s Abilities Network, an ERG focused on people with disabilities.
From 2006 to early-2012, Ms. Isaacs-Blundin practiced law as an associate with Ballard Spahr LLP in Philadelphia. There, she represented clients in a range of industries, including entertainment and communications companies, software developers, utility providers, and technology firms. Her practice focused on commercial litigation, regulatory compliance, export control, and data security.
Ms. Isaacs-Blundin also has experience representing criminal defendants. In April 2010, The Philadelphia Inquirer highlighted her work as an Assistant Defender with the Defender Association of Philadelphia, a public interest legal group serving indigent clients. In 2005 and 2006, she litigated misdemeanor trials in the Superior Court of Washington, D.C.
Ms. Isaacs-Blundin is a 2003 graduate of the Pennsylvania State University’s Schreyer Honors College (cum laude) where she earned a B.S. in Spanish with a Business emphasis and B.A. in English with an International Studies minor. In 2006, she received her J.D. from the George Washington University Law School (magna cum laude) where she served as Articles Editor for The George Washington University International Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif. During law school, she interned with AARP’s Office of Legal Counsel for the Elderly in Washington, D.C., and served as a Peggy Browning Fellow in the Employment Division of Community Legal Services in Philadelphia.
Ms. Isaacs-Blundin serves on the Board of Directors of SeniorLAW Center and the Women’s Business Development Council, as well as the US Business Leadership Network’s (USBLN®) Corporate Advisory Board. She is also an Assistant Organizer of the Lez Run Philadelphia Running Club. Ms. Isaacs-Blundin has published articles and lectured on a range of topics, including diversity and inclusion, Employee Resource Groups, export control, data security, environmental law, and issues affecting people with disabilities and the LGBT community. Ms. Isaacs-Blundin is a marathon runner, published poet, and FCC-licensed amateur radio operator.