Jennifer Sweeney

Consultant, Non-Profit Advisory

Leadership Council

Jennifer has served as General Counsel for several start-up companies, practiced corporate law for a large law firm, and worked in private equity and investment banking. After spending nearly ten years working in the biotechnology and high tech industries, serving in various legal, finance and investing roles, she has now dedicated herself to working to improve educational opportunities for children, both domestically and internationally. Jennifer serves on the Board of (1) Meritus College Fund, a Bay Area non-profit providing college scholarships, counseling and career mentoring to low income Bay Area youth, (2) Iqra Fund, a non-profit providing education for girls in remote, tribal regions of northeastern Pakistan and (3) the University of Notre Dame’s Alliance for Catholic Education, a non-profit providing teacher and administrator training in under-resourced schools across the country.

Jennifer is a staple on the sidelines of all manner of youth sports watching and cheering for her three very active sons. She and her husband are active volunteers in local youth sports organizations, coaching and organizing.

Jennifer holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame.

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