Jean Dole is the chief of staff for the Executive Vice President of Operations at Marquette University. She drives and coordinates core initiatives, working closely with the university vice presidents to deliver results. Before joining the EVP’s office, Jean served for 15 years in University Advancement, overseeing fundraising teams, donor relations, communications, and the vice president’s office.

Prior to Marquette, Jean led training and development for a national sales team in the EFT industry, served as a sales process consultant, and worked in marketing for an international software company. She began her career as a fundraiser for the United Performing Arts Fund in Milwaukee and coordinated the Miller Lite Ride for the Arts – the second largest recreational bike ride in the country.

Jean holds a Masters of Business Administration from Marquette University and Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

She resides in Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin with husband, Andy, and their three children, Sean, Neve and Drew.