About Us - Jenny Schawe

Jenny Schawe
Manager, Business Systems

Jenny Schawe is manager of business systems for the Climate Leadership Initiative (CLI). She works closely with internal teams and external partners to ensure CLI has the technology, data, and insight needed to achieve its goals.

Prior to joining CLI, Jenny served as donor and grants database manager for the KIPP Foundation, where she helped design a system to track fundraising and grantmaking data for the school network. She previously held multiple positions at Room to Read. In each role, Jenny has worked to optimize databases to facilitate team collaboration and streamline operations.

Originally from Ohio, Jenny is based in Denver, Colorado. She holds a BA in Classics and World Religions from Ohio University. Jenny is excited to enhance CLI’s library of knowledge and build towards a sustainable future for all.