Associate Director, Child Family Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Jenna Makus oversees the operations, communications, and program planning at the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Prior to joining the Institute, she worked with the UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s Career Services to implement their MBA Accelerator database, and served as a Program Manager for Executive Education. Jenna earned her MBA from the GSM in 2006. During her time as a student she was involved in many activities related to the Institute, including serving as the Big Bang! Marketing Chair.
Jenna’s professional experience ranges from management consulting to business development to marketing strategy and communications. She has worked in both startup ventures and large, multi-national companies across a variety of industries including technology, higher education publishing and civil engineering.