Contact Jackie Chandonnet

Jackie Chandonnet
Regional Development Officer


Jackie joined the University of Minnesota Foundation in August 2013 with a background in healthcare philanthropy. She previously worked as the executive director of the Bell Hospital Foundation in Michigan, where she established the foundation and led a capital campaign for a new hospital. She has worked in development and communications at a hospital foundation in Colorado, a social service agency in St. Paul, and has also done healthcare philanthropy consulting. Prior to fundraising, Jackie held roles as a television news anchor and reporter in Michigan. Jackie has a bachelor's in mass communications from the University of South Florida and a master's in public administration from Northern Michigan University.

Contact Jackie

Jackie can be reached by phone at 626-1500 or 800-775-2187 or by email at