Amy Jakober

Senior Communications Officer

As the Senior Communications Officer for First Nations Development Institute, Amy Jakober’s role is to share news and highlights about First Nations and our grantees. With over 20 years of experience in communications, marketing, copywriting, and editing in both corporate and non-profit sectors, Amy joined First Nations in 2020 after years of writing for the organization on a freelance basis.

Amy’s most recent position was owner/principle of Amy Jakober Communications, specializing in writing and content creation. Before that she served in multiple roles at American Humane Association, including Senior Philanthropy Officer, Director of Communications, and Communications Manager. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.