Executive Director, Downtown Appleton Inc.
116 N. Appleton Street, Appleton, WI 54911
For over 10 years Jennifer has served as the Executive Director of Appleton Downtown Inc. as well as the Downtown Appleton Business Improvement District. Her previous position as Director with the New London Chamber of Commerce began her 15 year career in community development leadership. Jennifer oversees all operations of the organization including coordination of business supporting programs and district development projects, management of community events and image marketing, fostering strong community partnerships and focusing on the growth and development of the downtown Business Improvement District.
Jennifer currently serves as Treasurer of the Downtown Appleton Rotary Club, is on the Board of Directors with the Fox Cities Exhibition Center, is a Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce Pulse Future 15 award winner in 2011. Jennifer is a graduate of UW Oshkosh, holds a masters degree in management and organizational behavior from Silver Lake College and is a certified Chamber Executive through the US Chamber of Commerce Institute for Organizational Management. Currently she is working to reestablish the Wisconsin Business Improvement District Organization. Jennifer served as the WDAC Conference chair since 2012.
Jennifer and her husband Jay live in Appleton with their daughter Isabella.