02 Jan Jessica N. GeorgeExecutive Director and Founder
Prior to founding The Apareció Foundation, Ms. George worked in the Midwest office of J.P. Morgan Private Bank and was an Office Manager for Providus, a legal staffing Firm in Chicago and served as an Assistant Buyer in the Corporate Office of Jimmy John’s Enterprises, Inc. in Champaign, IL.
Her past community service activities include: former head of the Events Committee for Urban Gateways’ New Art Forum, former Co-editor of Bright Pink’s Newsletter and is a member of the Junior League of Chicago.
Ms. George holds a BA from the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana) and resides in the South Loop.
“The true quality of education is the celebration of individual talent and our programs are designed with the whole student in mind. If anything truly defines The Apareció Foundation, it is the value we attach to giving our scholars room to innovate by following their passions.”