Senior Director of
Planning and Development
Jennifer Schneider is CASEL’s director of development. She previously worked at The Chicago Public Education Fund, where she led investor relations, managed grant-making activities, and helped to secure more than half a million dollars for the organization. Jennifer previously worked as development associate at the Daniel Murphy Scholarship Fund, a nonprofit organization that provides high school scholarships and academic support to Chicago eighth–grade students. Prior to that, she worked in development at the Chicago Public Art Group, a nonprofit organization that creates collaborative public art in Chicago communities.
Jennifer received her certification in nonprofit fund-raising and philanthropy at Northwestern University. She earned her master’s degree in modern art history at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and her bachelor’s degree in art history at the University of Michigan.