Jennifer Teunon is currently the Executive Director of the Medina Foundation, overseeing all Foundation operations. Before becoming Medina’s Executive Director, Jennifer spent two years as a Principal with Luma Consulting, a firm that specializes in helping nonprofit organizations and philanthropic organizations with strategic planning, implementing new programs, and managing leadership changes. During her time at Luma, she managed projects with the Ballard Food Bank, YouthCare, Helping Hand House, and the Raikes Foundation, and she also served as the Interim President and CEO for the World Affairs Council.
Jennifer has worked in the nonprofit sector for over twenty-five years. Prior to joining Luma Consulting, she worked for the Medina Foundation as the Program Officer for King County and eventually as the Acting Executive Director. She administered the Laurel Foundation for two years, and she was the first Managing Director for Book-It Repertory Theatre. She spent five years at Treehouse, an organization that helps children in the foster care system, where she developed programs and led fundraising efforts.
Jennifer has volunteered with the Washington Women’s Foundation, the Northwest Children’s Fund, the Crisis Clinic, United Way of King County, Express Credit Union, the Pride Foundation, and Kindering. She graduated from the University of Puget Sound with a degree in English.