Jenny Burke is a graduate student obtaining her Masters of Public Administration with a concentration in Nonprofit Management from James Madison University. In her studies she has taken courses in grant writing, program evaluation, and organizational behavior.
Jenny has long held a passion for helping others and was involved with the Relay For Life of JMU executive board in her undergraduate career, which led her to the developmental intern position at Fairfax County Park Foundation in 2018.
Since the summer of 2018, Jenny has helped the Park Foundation through her volunteer work. She promoted the FCPA Summer Entertainment Series and prepared for board meetings. Jenny assisted with planning and execution of events including the popular Fairfax County 4-H Fair & Carnival at Frying Pan Farm Park in Herndon. Additionally, she secured outcome measurements for the value of FCPF supported programs as well as assisted in REC-PAC and PACT Camp registration.
She is a valuable member of the Park Foundation team who continues to assist in donor recognition, board communications and outreach.