Beth M. FoleyVice President, Corporate Communications and Philanthropy
Edison International and Southern California Edison
Previously, Foley was executive vice president of Corporate Affairs and chief communications officer at Michael Baker International. She was the first female C-suite member appointed at the global firm, a leading engineering and consulting services agency.
Foley also served as senior director, Corporate Communications, at Pacific Gas and Electric Company, where she was responsible for advertising, brand, customer communications, traditional and social media, content strategy and channel management. Additionally, Foley’s experience includes senior management roles in Corporate Communications and Marketing at GSI Commerce (now an eBay company) and Radian Group. She also worked in Corporate Communications positions at Progress Energy (now Duke Energy) and PJM Interconnection, the grid operator in 13 states in the eastern U.S.
Foley serves on the boards of directors for the American Red Cross Los Angeles Region and the University of Southern California Annenberg Center for Public Relations. She’s also a Humane Policy Volunteer Leader for the Humane Society of the United States.
Foley is a doctoral student at the University of Southern California Rossier School of Education. She earned an Executive Master of business administration from Villanova University, a Master of Arts in professional communications at La Salle University and a Bachelor of Arts in mass communications at Bloomsburg University.