ATLANTA, June 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- National staffing, search and technology enterprise, Jackson Healthcare, announced the appointment of Jennifer Dangar as Chief of Corporate Operations.
In this newly created senior executive role, Dangar oversees the company's resource teams and partners with company leaders to support continued growth. In her 20 plus years of senior leadership, Dangar's breadth of responsibilities has included strategy, sales, marketing, business development, research & insights, contract negotiation, new product launches and operations.
Prior to Jackson Healthcare, Dangar served as chief strategy officer & president of distribution for The Weather Company. She has held leadership positions at various television content companies, including Discovery Communications, Turner Broadcasting and C-SPAN. She was chair of the national board of Women in Cable Telecommunications and held leadership positions on various telecom industry boards.
Jennifer is committed to community service in Atlanta and is currently the Georgia chair of YPO (Young President's Organization) and is a graduate of Leadership Atlanta (2011). She has provided board and leadership service for many Atlanta charities including Girl Scouts of Greater Atlanta and Fernbank Museum most recently.
"I am honored that a leader of Jennifer's caliber would choose to come work alongside the associates of Jackson Healthcare," said R. Shane Jackson, president of Jackson Healthcare. "She is coming into a critical leadership role for us as we navigate tremendous growth."
"I was on a very specific journey to pivot my career and join a company with an outstanding culture, in a growth industry," Dangar said. "I am beyond thrilled to have found both at Jackson Healthcare. I am incredibly enthusiastic about the bright future ahead here and humbled to be part of such an amazing team."
Dangar is a graduate of Tulane University. She, her husband and two children live in Atlanta, Georgia.
About Jackson Healthcare
Jackson Healthcare is built on a simple idea — that talented professionals with a shared purpose can improve the lives of patients, families and communities. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, the company has risen to a place of prominence among the largest healthcare staffing and technology companies in the U.S. It currently serves more than seven million patients in over 1,300 healthcare facilities.
In addition to serving health systems and providers, Jackson champions local, national and international charitable work. It founded and sponsors the Hospital Charitable Service Awards, which honors programs that set new standards for health and wellness in their communities through education, access and delivery. Atlanta Business Chronicle named Jackson Healthcare the city's "Best Place to Work" in 2014 and 2015 and "Healthiest Large Company" in 2015.
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