Portrait of Stephanie Jacobs
245 Humphrey School
Leadership and Management Area

Stephanie Jacobs

Director, Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center

Stephanie Jacobs is director of the Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center (PNLC), a community that creates and nurtures excellence in public affairs management and leadership. Prior to joining the PNLC, Stephanie was Program Director at the Nonprofits Assistance Fund. Previously, she was director of member services at the Minnesota Council on Foundations and consulting associate with Fieldstone Alliance. Stephanie is a graduate of St. Olaf College and holds a master's degree in public policy from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs. She participated in the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits Leadership Institute and is an active volunteer in the Minnesota nonprofit community.

In The Media

This story highlights the Change Network Minnesota leadership program, which is led by the  Humphrey School's Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center and the Cultural Wellness Center in Minneapolis. PNLC Director Stephanie Jacobs is quoted. 

MN Daily
June 4, 2018

Stephanie Jacobs, director of the Public and Nonprofit Leadership Center, is quoted in this article looking at how an increase in nonprofit organizations coincides with a decrease in crime in the Twin Cities. 

November 28, 2017