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Jason England

Receptionist

jengland@grfoundation.org

616.454.1751 x

Joined the Community Foundation:
2013

Inspirational Quote:

The task ahead of us is never as great as the power behind us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

What Jason does:

Jason serves as the voice of the Community Foundation where he fields incoming calls and greets all visitors! He also manages mail delivery, updates the Community Foundation's database, organizes calendars and room usage and processes invoices. He supports all staff with general clerical duties.

What he did before:

Previously, Jason worked at Grand Rapids Ophthalmology in patient relations, scheduling all appointments and triaging all emergency calls. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Cornerstone University. He begins graduate studies in 2017 at Western Michigan University where he will pursue a Master’s degree in Social Work.

When Jason’s not working:

Most of his free time involves running, biking and staying healthy. He can also be found enjoying great conversation with a friend or two at the many breweries or fine establishments throughout the city of Grand Rapids. 

A few of Jason's favorite things…

Nonprofit:
The HQ
Place to send out-of-towners:
Oval Beach
Place to eat or drink:
Rockwell Republic
Part of his job:
Interacting with the many visitors who grace the Foundation every day