January 4, 2024

The MACAE Hiring Committee looked at several strong candidates before determining Jennifer was the best fit!  Our hiring committee focused on finding someone that could support our member’s needs, continue growing strong partnerships and advocacy efforts, while also having the ability to follow through on specific projects and grant opportunities. Tammy Brown, President, shared “Jennifer has a great mix of experiences including project management, strong communication and leadership, and creative problem solving along with personality traits that include kindness, enthusiasm, and a strong work ethic.  I am excited to work by her side and cannot wait to see the impact she has at MACAE!”
 
We are excited to welcome Jennifer Nemecek as our new MACAE Director!

Jennifer Nemecek attended Western High School in Parma, MI. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in sociology and communications from Spring Arbor University in 2007. Jennifer has built a long career in education and nonprofits while serving in leadership roles with Maximo Nivel, Constru Casa Guatemala, and Antigua Green School. She earned her certification from Maximo Nivel for Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL). Jennifer resides in Jackson, MI with her husband Maynor and son Riley. 
 
You can reach out to Jennifer at macaeoutreach@gmail.com