Connie joined JWRP in September 2016 as the Executive Assistant to Susan Kramer. Connie began her “Jewish Journey” in 2007 as Susan’s Executive Assistant with JEWISHcolorado (formerly the Allied Jewish Federation of Colorado) in the development department. Subsequent promotions at Federation included serving as Executive Assistant to the CEO and Missions Manager.
As Missions Manager, Connie worked with Federation’s travel partners and Israel community partners to plan both group missions as well as custom VIP experiences across the world for VIP’s from Denver’s community. Most notable missions included the Colorado Governor’s Economic Mission to Israel, resulting in five MOU’s between Colorado and Israel, and the Denver Mayor Michael Hancock’s mission to Israel – reconnecting Denver and Israel partner communities. Additional mission highlights include the biennial Colorado Public Officials Missions to Israel.
Connie has a degree in Modern Languages (Minor: Management) from Texas A&M University.