President & CEO , Bespoken PartnersAbout This speaker
Jackie has twelve years of combined experience as a director of arts and culture initiatives, educational arts programming, and non-profit management.
Jackie has been the Artistic Director of Only Make Believe since 2012 which creates and performs interactive theatr e for children in special-needs schools and care facilities serving over 5,000 children per-year.
Jackie Co-founded communication coaching firm Bespoken in 2014 customizing workshops for individuals and groups using practical theatre techniques helping people own their voice when speaking in public.
Jackie produced educational arts initiatives at the college level for five years curating programs for campuses including Columbia University and New York University before joining Only Make Believe.
Jackie earned a Masters of Arts in 2009 as a member of NYU’s Arts-Politics inaugural class with a focus on how the performing arts can be used to intervene and transform the social world.