Jennipher Adkins

School Engagement Coordinator

As a Englewood resident, Jennipher is passionate about creating a highly functional work, learn and live environment within the community. Jennipher has over twenty years experience in starting, managing and growing businesses and organizations. Using her passion and experience to innovate, she has successfully created partnerships with corporations, community organizations, civic leaders and residents for the betterment of all. Her professional experience comprises a host of skill sets including; product development, patent writing, marketing and creative, website creation, supply chain management and manufacturing and distribution. As the inventor of three United States Patents, Jennipher has successfully transitioned several of her own patented and non patented products from concept to being sold in retail stores nationwide and online. These diverse professional skills allow Jennipher to conceive, develop and implement a host of projects that are now executed in Chicago. The Back To School Parade is a joyful and proud occasion that she happily dedicates her time in making it a special day for the children and families of Englewood.