Jennie is a 30-year marketing veteran sought for her expertise in branding and positioning non-profit organizations, foundations, and independent schools. Jennie’s passion is helping senior nonprofit leaders clarify how they talk about their work, which leads to greater organizational stability, increased revenues, and an expanded ability to deliver on the mission of the organization.
Since co-founding Mission Minded in 2002, Jennie has served as a strategic advisor to organizations like Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco, National Federation of the Blind, and the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence. She is an inspiring speaker and nationally sought-after lecturer.
Prior to starting Mission Minded, Jennie worked under Elizabeth Dole at the national headquarters of the American Red Cross before moving west to become the Chief Marketing Officer of its Bay Area Chapter. She is a former adjunct professor in the Graduate School of Business and Professional Studies at the University of San Francisco and Marin County Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteer. She is also a member of Development Executives Roundtable and Association of Fundraising Professionals.
Jennie has trekked the Himalayas of Nepal and reached the summit of Kenya’s Mt. Kilimanjaro, but so far, experiencing her daughter’s imagination is the most thrilling and rewarding adventure she’s taken.