Jean brings a variety of skills to the marketing & communications position at The Catholic Foundation. Early in her career, she worked as the Executive Director of The Northern Ohio Italian American Foundation (NOIA) where she collaborated with the Executive Board to drive membership, planned events, oversaw daily operations, and helped facilitate charitable giving. After NOIA, Jean joined forces with a graphic designer and helped her build a successful business of high-end custom invitations and design services by driving sales, engaging vendors, and overseeing production and customer service.
Jean was born and raised in Columbus. She attended St. Matthias School and St. Francis DeSales High School. After high school, she attended John Carroll University where she earned a bachelor’s degree in marketing.
Jean enjoys watching sports, cooking, volunteering at her boys’ school, and spending time with her family. She and her two sons, Will and Alex, are parishioners at St. Agatha Church.