Jacquelyn is a Manager on the Communications team at Financial Health Network. In this role, she supports content development, storytelling, and media relations activities for various grants, programs, and project work. With a background in politics and government, Jacquelyn is a passionate advocate for consumer financial health.
She started her career in political communications in her native Ohio before moving to Chicago in 2015 to join the Office of the Illinois Governor as Deputy Press Secretary. Most recently, she served as Media Relations Director for the Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity.
Jacquelyn is a proud graduate of Xavier University where she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and is currently working on a Master’s in Public Policy and Administration at Northwestern University. She is also an avid traveler, amateur DIYer, and aspiring gardener.