Jennifer Schorsch President
Jennifer Schorsch joined Water.org with more than 20 years of experience in strategic consulting, consumer marketing, and operational leadership. Jennifer currently ensures that Water.org’s fiscal, operational, departmental, and programmatic strategies promote sustained growth, work to continually accelerate the organization’s impact, and are effectively implemented throughout the entire organization.
Jennifer joined Water.org in 2011 as Chief Marketing Officer overseeing marketing, fundraising and advocacy and assumed the role of President in 2014. She has led Water.org through rapid global and programmatic expansion, accelerating the organization’s impact from 180,000 people reached with water and sanitation in 2011 to 1.1M reached in 2015 alone. In that same five-year period, annual revenue grew from $9M to $21M.
Prior to joining Water.org, Jennifer helped build the Starbucks brand, from just 150 stores to a global company. During that time she served in multiple capacities within marketing, ultimately serving as Vice-President, Retail Marketing for North America. Previously, Jennifer served as strategic advisor and Vice-President, Marketing at Trusera after beginning her career as a consultant at Bain & Company. She has served in an advisory and board-level capacity at numerous nonprofit organizations in the Seattle, WA area.