Jackie is a veteran of the photography industry and a member of the PMDA Board of Directors since 1985. She has served as VP for 10 years and was the PMDA Woman of the Year in 1995. She has been the editor of the PMDA website and social media for over 6 Years.
Her career in the photo industry started at Petersen Publishing Company where she rose through the ranks to become the Publisher of Petersen’s PHOTOgraphic magazine. Her promotion to VP Group Publisher of the High Technology Group at Primedia included 10 magazines including Petersen’s PHOTOgraphic and Shutterbug magazine’s, events including the interactive Home Entertainment Show, seminars, webinars and websites. Later she joined VNU/Nielsen as a VP Group Publisher Performance Group which included Incentive magazine and Sales & Marketing Management, events, forums, and Incentive Buyer Marketplaces.