Jean has 32 years of agency experience in marketing and project management. She brings a high level of marketing know-how and personal familiarity with the independent school market to her work at EdwardsCo.
Jean began her career as the assistant director of alumni relations at the Williston Northampton School. An alumnus of Williston, she also found herself back in the dorms as a dorm parent.
With a move to Boston, Jean furthered her career in marketing as the marketing communications manager at marketing agency Holland Mark Martin, where she implemented the re-branding of HMM from Database Marketing Corporation.
Jean’s agency experience includes seven years as the director of the Direct Response group at ISM (Irma S. Mann, Strategic Marketing), where she oversaw multiple marketing channel activities for all accounts and directed multi-channel planning with clients, account services, and creative. Jean’s work at ISM included integrated marketing campaigns, development of marketing databases, direct mail, telemarketing, fulfillment, and vendor selection and management.
Before joining EdwardsCo, Jean worked at Digitas, a leading, top 10 global digital agency. As the manager of the marketing operations team for General Motors brands Pontiac and GMC, she managed a team delivering multi-channel marketing solutions including development, program management, and execution of digital media, offline media, and production.
Jean is a graduate of the Williston Northampton School and earned her BA from Union College.