Director of Institutional Advancement
Jennifer Nichols is the Director of Institutional Advancement for The John Crosland School. Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Science in Education from Malone University in Canton, Ohio and completed additional coursework in reading education (Eastern Michigan University) and developmental disabilities (CPCC). She taught for nine years in Michigan before moving to North Carolina and changing careers. After several years of sales and management she entered the non-profit field. She is a certified grants writer, and seasoned fundraiser working with organizations such as InReach, The Arc of Mecklenburg, The American Red Cross, and Discovery Place. Jennifer is also responsible for program development, marketing and public relations for our school.
Jennifer has one daughter and lives in Belmont, NC with her Australian Shepherd named Callie and her Egyptian Mau named Leilei.