Jackie Rucker

Jackie Rucker joined the Society as the Director of Human Resources in June 2021.  With over 20 years as a non-profit human resources professional, Jackie’s prior experience included Arena Stage, Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts, Washington National Opera, Shedd Aquarium (Chicago, IL) and Wallis Annenberg PetSpace (Los Angeles, CA).

In the position of Director of Human Resources Jackie directs the human resources function for the Society as well as leading the organization in the planning and implementation of its Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives as they relate to personnel and recruitment.

Jackie is originally from Minnesota and has her Bachelor’s Degree in Family Social Science from the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities.