Jackie is a PR and communications specialist at Gradient Ventures.
She believes a great story can change the world, and has worked with a wide range of companies–from stealth to public–to build and execute their communications strategy. Prior to Gradient, she worked at Highwire PR and secured top-tier media coverage for her clients. Before joining Highwire, Jackie worked at FortyThree – a boutique public relations agency– and oversaw many of the agency's media campaigns. Her background in advertising and English puts Jackie in a unique position to craft compelling messages across various media platforms. She graduated from the University of Oregon's School of Communication and Journalism with a degree in Advertising and a minor in English.
In her spare time, you can find her geeking out over a new podcast, acting as a wannabe whiskey sommelier, or rooting for the San Francisco Giants.