Jennifer is an accomplished marketing professional with over 15 years of success leading large-scale marketing initiatives, high-profile event portfolios, and the associated cross-functional teams. She is currently Director of Global Event Management and Communications at Värde Partners, an alternative investment management firm. Previously, Jennifer was Director of Strategic Marketing at Brightwood Capital Advisors and Head of Event Marketing at Gerson Lehrman Group, respectively. Jennifer is a member of the Milken Institute’s Young Leaders Circle, a nonprofit, nonpartisan think-tank, focused on the power of capital markets to solve urgent social and economic challenges. Additionally, she serves on the Ambassador Circle for YRF Darca, a nonprofit organization with a mission to strengthen Israeli society by promoting social mobility in the peripheral communities through education. Jennifer received a B.A. in Communications from The University of Delaware. Jennifer’s expertise includes driving organizational growth through strategic partnerships and various marketing channels. She has an advanced skill set in integrated marketing communications including experiential marketing, branding, client segmentation, and social media. She is an industry leader in managing conference sponsorships and third-party event relationships. Jennifer also has experience developing protocols and tools that scale complex projects. She has a personal passion for public health and building awareness of critical issues facing underprivileged children in NYC.