Sociology & Anthropology Stories
Jackson Care Connect
Career Path and Life Passions
Jennifer is the CEO of Jackson Care Connect, a regional healthcare company created in 2012, working towards creating better health for people in the community. As an undergraduate, Jennifer always had an interest in the intersection of health and human experience and how equity can be achieved. Combining research with community practicum experience allowed Jennifer to:
Before returning to the community and accepting the position she has now, Jennifer spent time talking with people she met about their careers; networking to thoughtfully consider positions that work to make a positive social impact.
Useful Job Skills
While working towards creating better health for the community, Jennifer recognizes the challenges of collaboration with large institutions and credits communication skills as the most important tool to have, and develop in her job.