As a Search Director at Waldron, an executive search firm specializing in the social sector, Jenn has a passion for connecting mission-driven organizations with the right talent – finding individuals who are committed to the mission while equally motivated by the unique skills and responsibilities they bring to an issue or a movement. Check out Waldron's open searches page.
She is a voracious learner and systems thinker, and cares deeply about making positive change across a broad spectrum of progressive causes. Jenn has lived in San Francisco, Washington DC, Boston, San Diego, the Central Valley, and downstate Illinois. She has supported nonprofit organizations of all sizes as a volunteer, staff member, board member, consultant, co-founder, and donor. Drawing on her consulting experience, Jenn brings exceptional project management and change management skills to each search. The empathy Jenn brings from her in-house HR generalist experience leads to a tailored and nuanced approach to each client’s needs. Connect via LinkedIn.
Jenn has been a member of the founding leadership team for a nonprofit organization providing services to international professionals in Boston, a college theatre alumni group in Washington DC, and a faith community in San Francisco. Professionally, Jenn obtained SPHR certification in 2010, and has executed projects in all aspects of human resources. She has developed hiring processes; successfully recruited for dozens of roles; and designed and implemented on-boarding processes, including high-touch change management support for sensitive Executive Director transitions. She has created employee handbooks and compensation programs, and designed and delivered trainings with diverse audiences, formats, and topics. View resume for details.