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Jenna Celmer

Catalyst Campus
Marketing, Community Engagement & Operations
555 E Pikes Peak Avenue
In 2014 Jenna graduated from the Master's of Public Administration (MPA) Program from UCCS with a goal to enhance regional economic growth & create thriving communities through increased access to existing opportunities via education, employment or empowerment. Jenna spent two years planning events, engaging in recruitment operations and designing an environment of inclusion for military spouses while working with the Spouse's Club on Peterson AFB in Colorado Springs. She then transitioned to an internship with Mountain Metro Transit in 2014 where her skills in marketing and community relations were used to help successfully launch new and improved routes and programs for the city’s transit system. In 2015 Jenna began working at the fast-paced O'Neil Group Company as the Marketing and Operations Manager for the Catalyst Campus for Technology & Innovation, where she works to launch an urban technology campus that merges targeted skills training, technological advancement, collaboration and venture capital. Through curating a mission-driven, operational infrastructure designed to enhance access to opportunity and community improvement, Jenna hopes to help transform the Pike's Peak Region into a destination for the nation's brightest minds.Before moving to Colorado Springs, Jenna lived in Canada, France, Germany and Spain with her Active Duty Air Force Spouse.
Her specialties include working with quick-moving organizations with limited infrastructure or resources; creating data-driven solutions and processes from the chaos, and harnessing the power of great ideas through targeted outreach and collaboration.