Jackie Morales is Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs for Morales Group. Jackie joined the Morales team in 2008 and quickly embraced the mission and efforts toward global diversity. After learning the client side of the business in a business development role, Jackie moved into leadership role as the head of marketing. Her creative insight and marketing acumen have helped grow the organization from the client acquisition perspective and also on the community outreach side.
Giving back to her Latino roots is integral to her personal value statement and Jackie works diligently to stay involved with the Latino community. She was recently elected by the Hispanic Business Council of the Indianapolis Chamber as the first female, Latina in the chairman role. She also passionately works every summer with Project Stepping Stone, a college prep program that helps Hispanic high school students prepare for college and beyond, by mentoring and leading various workshops. In addition, she serves as the Executive Vice President of the Indianapolis chapter of National Society of Hispanic MBA’s and on the Executive Committee for the Cancer Support Community Central Indiana.
Prior to Morales Group, Jackie worked as the Deputy Press Secretary for Becky Skillman focusing on speech writing and media relations. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Indiana University Bloomington and completed her MBA from University of Notre Dame in 2014.
She proudly boasts her greatest accomplishment thus far as her son, Sebastian Mateo Morales, born two months before her graduation from Notre Dame. For fun, Jackie and her husband, enjoy hiking, food adventures and traveling.