Jenna Schmidt

Director of Prevention Initiatives – Northern Region



Jenna Schmidt joined the MCCC/FamilyWise team in November 2019 and is the Director of Prevention Initiatives for Northern Minnesota.  She holds a master’s degree in Strategic Leadership from Stephens College and a Bachelor’s of Arts in English with an emphasis on research. She recently completed a service term with AmeriCorps as a VISTA in Carlton County in August 2019. Here, Jenna was introduced to Restorative Justice, Emergency Preparedness and Volunteer Mobilization.  In addition, she has studied Change Management, Resource Development, Grant Writing and is certified in QPR and ASIST (suicide prevention)