Jenna is the Chief Operating Officer at Avid Ventures. Prior to Avid, Jenna spent five years in fundraising and investor relations at General Atlantic on the Capital Partnering team, where she also worked closely with the firm’s executive leadership on strategic initiatives related to investment strategy, portfolio strategy, market environment, and branding. Jenna began her career at Goldman Sachs in Prime Brokerage Capital Introduction, where she advised hedge fund clients on business development and investor relations, including investment strategy, expansion, and fund positioning.
Jenna has consulted on strategy and fundraising for nonprofit organizations, including itrek, a nonprofit dedicated to building greater understanding and appreciation for Israel among present and future leaders. She is also involved with Birthright Israel Foundation, helping to provide young Jewish adults with the gift of a free educational trip to Israel. Jenna is an active member of United Jewish Appeal (UJA) Westchester, through which she supports various local philanthropic organizations.
Jenna graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College where she earned an A.B. in Government. She lives in Westchester with her husband and daughter.