Jenell Rosa brings many years of commitment to philanthropy. She is motivated to fostering authentic partnerships with individuals and organizations in our communities, both in front of and behind the scenes. As the Administration Manager, she brings strong administrative support and coordination skills, manages all day-to-day operations of the organization, and grants management.
Jenell’s career in philanthropy began at the Nathan Cummings Foundation which allowed her passion for equity to flourish. From there, she became the program assistant at the Weissberg Foundation, where she provided programmatic, communications, and administrative support to advance the foundation’s mission. Jenell’s commitment to democratic values and social justice started at home with family discussions and education on issues of human rights. One of Jenell’s favorite quotes (and words to live by) is from Jon Bon Jovi, “nothing is as important as passion. No matter what you want to do with your life, be passionate.” She believes passion is what fuels us to work for the change we believe is possible.
Jenell has a creative soul and loves everything arts related. The Washington, DC native has a passion for fashion, which led her to pursue her BA in Fashion at the Art Institute. In her spare time, she dabbles in pottery, interior design, crafting, and DIY projects. She also enjoys catching up with family and friends, playing with her dog Lucky or binging on the latest Netflix series.