Jen Menke

Vice President Human Resources and Student Success Programs at Scholarship America, Chair

Vice President, Human Resources
Scholarship America
Minneapolis, MN

Jen Menke leads Scholarship America’s Human Resources department, helping ensure the organization has a high-quality and engaged workforce that is mission-focused. Having worked with companies such as GE Commercial Finance, Target, and Ceridian, her career prior to Scholarship America led her through a variety of industries with valuable opportunities to work in both large and small organizations. In addition to her HR experience, Jen has gained valuable knowledge in the areas of operations and account management. Before joining Scholarship America, Jen served as the Senior Vice President, Career and Incentive Development at Stream Global Services, where she was responsible for the creation and execution of the Career Hub, a new non-profit organization focused on education and building careers. This experience is what ignited her passion for supporting students, especially those of greatest need to help change the trajectory of their lives. This passion made Search a fantastic opportunity to contribute to an aligned mission. Along with 20 years of experience within the field of Human Resources, Jen holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the College of St. Benedict, a Master of Science in Human Resources Management from Purdue University, and a Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.

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