Morgan County, Ind. –The Community Foundation of Morgan County announced that Jen Staggs has joined the staff of the Community Foundation of Morgan County as the new Director of Community Engagement. With more than twenty years of business experience, Staggs is passionate about making a difference in the Morgan County community.
“It is such a pleasure to join the Community Foundation of Morgan County. I grew up here, raised my family here, and am ready to help enhance our community and help the CFMC impact our county,” Staggs stated. “Together, through strategic collaboration and increased outreach, we will make a greater positive impact on Morgan County.”
Originally from Indianapolis, Staggs has been a Martinsville resident since 1977, graduating from Martinsville High School in 1987. She attended Southeastern University of Southern Florida, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing and Advertising. Staggs owned and operated a residential cleaning business for 14 years, while she was a stay at home mom, transiting into a marketing and advertising career with the local radio station WCBK as an account representative until 2006. In 2009 Staggs moved her career focus back to Morgan County when she joined the team at Action Title of Martinsville as the account specialist in charge of marketing and advertising. In 2016, Staggs opened two new offices in Morgan and Lawrence Counties for Transnation Title Agency, a company she had been previously employed with from 2007-2009.
Active in the community, Staggs is a 2014 graduate of the Morgan County Leadership Academy, where she currently serves as president of the MCLA Board of Directors. She is also a member of the United Way of Central Indiana, Morgan County Advisory Board. Jen is a member of Business Networking International (BNI), Morgan County Connections, serving on their leadership team for 5 years, most recently as past president in 2014 and vice president in 2017. Additionally, Staggs is a member and current president of The Morgan County Division of Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors (MIBOR).
Staggs has been married to Rick Staggs for twenty-five years and has two sons, Eric and Brian.
“We are thrilled that Jen has joined the CFMC team. Her many years making a difference for others in Morgan County is a perfect fit and I am excited about working together.” said Ed Kominowski, CFMC Executive Director. “Our board of directors and staff are excited to have her join us in service to the Morgan County community.”