Name: Jade Fountain
Job title: Planned Giving Administrative Assistant
Employed by: Medical University of South Carolina
What I like most about my job: While I have a background in annual giving and volunteer coordination, major giving and planned giving is completely new to me. I like that I have the opportunity to learn from a variety of great development minds at MUSC.
I joined the Lowcountry Chapter of AFP because: I think the AFP is a great resource for personal and professional development, and I am excited to get to know people in development from different sectors.
I’m originally from: Union, SC
My hobbies/interests include: Traveling, reading, cooking, playing with our dog - Colonel
Something my AFP colleagues might not know about me is: I’m out-of-my-mind excited to be going to London for the first time this summer. (I’m taking suggestions for what to see/do and where to stay!)
If I had one week to do anything I wanted, I would: This is a tough one because I know I would use it to travel—but one week wouldn’t be enough! And where to go?
Trips I’d love to take for a week or more: Touring Napa/Sonoma with my husband and a big group of friends, an Alaskan cruise to see the Northern Lights, visiting Australia, taking a Mediterranean cruise and finishing the week up on a Greek Island…