Jeanne has been a part of the NCF family for 18 years and has a passion for helping givers and their families create and achieve their charitable giving goals. She is responsible for improving the clarity and performance of our existing offerings and for developing new ones. She oversees the end-to-end NCF experience and ensures it is executed with excellence throughout the organization.
Jeanne has been a practicing attorney in the areas of estate planning, business succession, and family philanthropy since 1995. Throughout her career, Jeanne has been a sought-after presenter for several financial institutions including Fidelity Investments, Merrill Lynch, and Morgan Stanley among many others. She is also a speaker for numerous charitable organizations including Alliance Defending Freedom, Christian Legal Society, Compassion International, Generous Giving, Focus on the Family, and Kingdom Advisors.
Jeanne earned her undergraduate degree from Purdue University, summa cum laude, and obtained her law degree from the Robert H. McKinney School of Law at Indiana University.
Jeanne and her husband Shane have been married for 28 years and have two grown children, Christian and Sarah. She loves a scenic outdoor adventure and a great book, and she is an avid tea enthusiast.