Jennifer specializes in higher education advancement and strives for impact-driven philanthropic partnerships. Her expertise is in student support, from scholarships to experiential learning opportunities.
Jennifer brings more than 16 years experience in development and alumni relations to CED. She began her career in higher education advancement at the Cal Alumni Association, where she launched a multichannel annual giving program and managed scholarship development and stewardship. She led fundraising efforts for the divisions of Student Affairs and Undergraduate Education at UC Berkeley as director of development on the Student Experience and Diversity philanthropy team. At the University of San Francisco, Jennifer served as senior director, major gifts, diversity, equity, and inclusion and community initiatives. Prior to entering higher education advancement, Jennifer worked in the public relations and marketing sector across California, representing nonprofit organizations, government entities, and consumer brands. Jennifer serves on the CASE DVII Cabinet and is the vice president for the UCLA Latino Alumni Association.