Jennielynn Holmes is the chief Program Officer for Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Santa Rosa, and has spent her career in the nonprofit field, and working with several community based volunteer groups. She was born and raised in Santa Rosa, CA and received her undergraduate degree from the University of California Davis, as well as her Masters in Public Administration from the University of San Francisco. She was recognized by the North Bay Business Journal as one of the top 40 business professionals under the age of 40 and by Senator Mike McGuire as Sonoma County’s Woman of the Year in 2016. Jennielynn is passionate about helping build strong nonprofits, and much of her work has been nationally recognized as best practices. She currently serves on the Steering Committee for Leadership Santa Rosa, the Sonoma County Continuum of Care Board, the Santa Rosa Police Foundation Board as well as Sonoma County’s First Five Commission.