Without our dedicated staff, we would not be able to provide the high quality of service that we strive for. A dynamic group of dreamers and doers committed to building better, brighter communities through entrepreneurship, members of the RTC team share the common goal of changing lives through economic empowerment.
As Grants Coordinator, Jennifer performs high-level administrative duties and conducts performance analyses related to fundraising and grants management, supporting activities and strategic operations designed to increase the institutional capacity of Rising Tide Capital. She is actively involved with stewardship activities related to pre- and post-award grants management and donor relationships, data management, proposal tracking, grant reporting, and working with the incredible Rising Tide Capital team to create and implement fundraising, development and donor communications strategies.
Jennifer joins Rising Tide Capital from New Jersey City University, where she served as the Pre-Award Coordinator in the Office of Grants and Sponsored Programs and, more recently, as the Project Administrator and Data Analyst on a $5.7 million, U.S. Department of Education Hispanic-Serving Institution, grant award.
Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and a minor in Mathematics from New Jersey City University, receiving scholarship support from several grant-funding agencies including the National Science Foundation (NSF) and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). As the daughter of a small business owner, and former small business owner herself, she personally identifies with Rising Tide Capital’s commitment to providing aspiring entrepreneurs with the knowledge, support, and resources they need to achieve and maximize their success. In her spare time she enjoys experimenting with data visualization tools, spending time outdoors, and co-parenting her adopted puppy, Bruno.