Portrait of Jen Mein
Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center

Jen Mein

Innovation Manager, Future Services Institute

Jen Mein is highly successful in cultivating authentic engagement that invites diversity of perspectives into critical conversations, fosters creativity and innovation, and energizes motivated individuals and groups to experiment with new ways of working, learning, and leading. She is recognized as someone who contributes to the field and honors the integrity of practices within the Art of Hosting and Harvesting Conversations That Matter local and global community. Prior to joining the Future Services Institute team, she served as an internal consultant to University of Minnesota leaders in areas of leadership development, engagement, and campus climate. She has an M.Ed. in Human Resource Development and B.A. in Sociology from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.

Playing various board and card games with her family, enjoying a nature walk with friends, practicing graphic recording are just some of the ways Jen spends her free time.