Jennifer Pope Baker

Jennifer  Pope Baker Jennifer Pope Baker is Executive Director of Women's Fund of Central Indiana and is responsible for all aspects of the multi-million dollar endowment: asset development, grants, research, board and volunteer management. Jennifer has a keen interest in introducing the concept of philanthropy to young girls and young women and has created two unique programs within the Women’s Fund, GO: Give Back and OPTIONS, to reach these two audiences. Jennifer has been involved on a national level with planning and presentation for the Women’s Funding Network, their conference activities and as a member of the Women Moving Millions program. Jennifer is active in many volunteer activities, including: The Children’s Museum Guild; International School of Indiana, Development Committee; NCAA, Women's Final Four LOC 2011 and, Orchard Park Presbyterian Church, Strategic Planning Chair and youth education. Jennifer was named a 2010 Woman of Influence by the Indianapolis Business Journal; she is a 2007 Hoosier Fellow, a member of Class XXIV of the Stanley K. Lacy Executive Leadership Series, and a member of the FBI’s Citizen’s Academy in 2005. Jennifer was named by the Indianapolis Business Journal as a member of the 2002 class of 40 Under Forty, a distinction given to young adults who have made their mark on Indianapolis before the age of 40. Jennifer received a degree in Communication from DePauw University. She is married to Christopher Baker and has two children, Catherine and Charlie.