Jennifer’s passion to serve others and the community, combined with nearly 20 years of fund development experience driving strategy, execution, and building incredible teams, has allowed her to partner with generous donors to raise over $55 million for education, healthcare, and social services organizations. At OSF, Jennifer takes pride in utilizing her strengths in execution and relationship building, allowing her to plan events that nurture collaboration, provide purpose, and nourish thriving communities.
In 2019, Jennifer established Community Impact Advisors, a boutique consulting practice to provide integral and strategic expertise in fund development that impacts the growth and sustainability of nonprofit organizations. Strengthening the infrastructure and strategy of nonprofits empowers them to make meaningful decisions which increases their capacity to positively impact the community. She is a graduate of the University of Hawaii and an MA candidate at Azusa Pacific University in Organizational Leadership. Committed to the profession of fund development, Jennifer received her Certified Fund Raising Management (CFRM) distinction from the Lilly School of Philanthropy and is a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE).