Jennifer joined Blandin Foundation with 15 years’ experience in the communications field. Prior to joining the Foundation, she served state and national clients in the mining, electric utility, government and nonprofit sectors. Her work incuded internal and external communications, brand planning and management, and online communications.
As a member of the Foundation’s communications team, Jennifer provides strategic direction, coordination and operations of the Foundation’s websites. She also provides communications support to and amplifies impact of programs, grantmaking and core functions of the Foundation. She holds a bachelor of arts in English from Gustavus Adolphus College. She sees vibrant rural communities when people use the tools, professional skills and personal passions at hand to take action on topics that matter to them.