Jennifer Peacock, MA


Jennifer Peacock (she/her) is a graduate of Central Michigan University where she received a B.S. in Cultural and Global Studies as a Ronald E. McNair Scholar. Through this program Jennifer played a role in various research projects focused on first-generation student hindrances and ideological diversity in recent graduates. She was recognized as a 10 Within 10 award recipient, which identifies young alumni who bring on honor to Central Michigan University through work in their career or community.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Jennifer began at CNAY as the 2018-2019 Newman’s Own Foundation Fellow and has since transitioned to a Senior Program Associate. In this role Jennifer oversees the Generation Indigenous portfolio of work. This includes the Generation Indigenous Network, the Creative Native Call for Art, Ambassadors for Land Conservation, the Building Indigenous Communities of Hope Fellowship, and our civic engagement programs. Jennifer is always available to discuss how you or young people in your community can get involved with CNAY.

Jennifer received her Master of Arts at American University studying International Peace and Conflict Resolution. By advancing her education, Jennifer has been equipped to engage young people to act as agents of peace and social change.