Jean Sawin, Program Director, Chicago
Jean first became involved with Girls in the Know as a participant with her 12 yr-old daughter. Her experience with the program motivated her to become involved with the organization. She’s excited to assist in providing the same opportunity to other mothers/caregivers and their daughters.

Jean has an MBA – Human Resources, from Michigan State University and a BS – Occupational Safety and Health from Grand Valley State University. She has worked in human resources for Fortune 100 corporations in the following areas: organizational development, process improvement, training, staffing, and consulting. She lives in Chicago with her husband and two daughters. Additionally, Jean coordinates a literature program at her daughters’ school. In her spare time, she enjoys playing tennis and coaching girl’s softball.

We are excited to announce the following programs for Spring 2017.

British International School, South Loop
161 West 9th Street, Chicago, IL 60605
THURSDAYS: May 11, 18, 25, June 1, 22
Sessions 1-4: 6:00 – 7:00PM
Session 5: 6:00 – 7:30PM

Franklin Fine Arts
225 W Evergreen Ave, Chicago, IL 60610
WEDNESDAYS: May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
Sessions 1-4: 6:30 – 7:30PM
Session 5: 6:30 – 8:00PM
Workshop Volunteer Coordinator: Volunteer pair (adult/girl) needed to assist with the session logistics, contact if interested.

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