HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. — Northern Kentucky University announces Jenny Sand as its director of economic engagement. Sand joins NKU with more than a decade of experience and will support the university’s regional economic development strategy through engagement with community partners.
Sand is an accomplished senior executive with a track record of leading strategic and advocacy initiatives throughout the region’s public and corporate sectors. She has served in a variety of executive roles, most recently as the president of Sibcy Cline Relocation Services. She has also held leadership positions at the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, REDI Cincinnati and several industry organizations.
She will be one of the frontline university representatives with the regional business community. The Economic Engagement and Government Relations team play a fundamental role in advancing NKU’s strategic framework, Success by Design, which challenges the university to become a more student-ready and regionally engaged institution.
Sand is an active volunteer leader with the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, REDI Cincinnati and ArtsWave. She earned her bachelor’s degree with honors from Albion College in Michigan, where she studied history, French and public policy.
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