Jack Fleming is the Acting Chief Communications Officer at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). He works with the Chief Corporate Communications Officer to plan and implement communications initiatives to achieve agency and administration priorities. He serves as advisor to the Under Secretary of Commerce for Intellectual Property and Director of the USPTO.
Prior to joining the USPTO, Mr. Fleming worked as the Associate Director for Digital Communications at The Education Trust, a national education equity nonprofit working to increase opportunities and improve outcomes for Black and Latino students and students from low-income families in our public K-12 and university systems. He and his team oversaw day-to-day digital communications work (website, social media, email marketing, and fundraising), and he was a strategic advisor to the Vice President for Communications and the CEO.
When Mr. Fleming is not working, he loves to travel (he’s trying to fill up his National Parks Passport), play board games, and compete in volleyball (indoor, beach, and grass), and he is currently training to race in his second full Ironman in 2024.