2020 Research News

Jennie Jackson Selected to Participate in WILMA's Leadership Institute

January 14, 2020 - Business Services Coordinator for UNCW's Research & Innovation Center,Jennie Jackson Jennie Jackson, has been selected to participate in WILMA’s 2020 Leadership Institute. The institute is an intensive nine-month program designed to assist high-potential women in the community further their leadership roles, learning ways to negotiate, communicate and motivate while leveraging their existing strengths.

The institute’s 2020 cohort of women come from a variety of professional backgrounds, and over the next nine months will learn from experts and each other on how to enhance their leadership skills. The initiative strives to cultivate more local women leaders in nonprofits, businesses, government agencies and boards of directors.

Interim SPARC Director, Justine Reel and Laura Brogdon, CIE Program and Operations Manager are also alumni of this leadership program.