Jes Scheinpflug, MSW

(Development Director)

Jes (they/them) is an advocate for social & economic justice issues including racial equity, LGBTQIA rights, fair & affordable housing, living wage & immigration reform. They prioritize initiatives that address systems of oppression while simultaneously empowering people & ensuring all voices are heard, especially in decision-making processes. Jes values grassroots organizing with individuals & communities, with a belief that collaboration & solidarity are necessary for true [r]evolution.  Jes began as Nothing Without a Company's Development Director in January 2017 to be part of a creative, loving community that fosters personal growth and communal growth. They are excited to foster Nothing Without a Company's very first corporate sponsorship. In their free time (lol), Jes enjoys painting, hanging out with their cat & playing board games. Jes is a Returned Peace Corps Volunteer who served in Togo from 2010-2012. They received their BSW from Illinois State University & their MSW from Loyola University Chicago.