After a wide range search, we are delighted to announce that Jennifer Roccanti has been selected as our new Executive Director.

Jennifer brings the talent, experience, as well as the continuity needed to meet the desires and challenges to lead On My Own to grow and expand into the future.

Before joining On My Own, Jennifer was with Miriam’s Kitchen, a $4.5 million non-profit in Washington, DC since 2008. She began her career with Mariam’s Kitchen as a Development Associate and grew her responsibilities to ultimately being the Chief Performance Officer. As such, she became a member of a 5-person leadership team, which focused on making strategic and programmatic decisions, setting and living out organizational vision and advocating the needs of the organizational culture. Jennifer also created, implemented and managed annual fundraising and communication plans.

Jennifer has a BS in Print Journalism from Suffolk University in Boston, MA an Executive Certificate in Non-Profit Management and a Certificate in Strategy and Performance Management, both from Georgetown University and is currently completing an Executive Masters of Business Administration from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH.

Please join us as we welcome Jennifer Roccanti to On My Own.