Janice Mrkonjic

Janice Mrkonjic

Staff

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phone 480.377.2719 email janice.mrkonjic@maricopacorporate.com

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Director of corporate partnerships

As Director of Corporate Partnerships, Janice is passionate about elevating workforce and economic development initiatives by facilitating pathways to education and lifelong learning. She draws on experiences from her diverse background to help others succeed as they embrace challenges, develop their strengths, and build resilience to achieve their potential. She has a Master's degree in adult education and eLearning coupled with a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. Her higher education experience has been with Duke University's Fuqua School of Business, followed by EdPlus at ASU. Janice is a director on the SHRM Greater Phoenix board. Additionally, she is on the City of Phoenix Business and Workforce Development (PBWD) Board serving in the Higher Education board seat and also serves as Vice-Chair of the Business Engagement and Workforce Development Committee. Janice lives in Phoenix with her husband, Greg, and their royal lioness, Missy. She enjoys attending festivals and special events, taking long walks, golfing, and boosting our retail economy.

Posts, papers, and news

    Networking
    Sanford Institute of Philanthropy Blog

    How to Boost Your Networking Skills and Improve Your Nonprofit

    There is an art to networking that will result in your power and ability to network. Let’s begin with defining the word itself: What exactly is networking? It is the purposeful building and maintaining of relationships for success.
    Networking
    Sanford Institute of Philanthropy Blog

    How to Identify and Connect With Your Nonprofit Network

    So now you’re an expert networker - with practice, of course! But how do you decide who to network with? Simply put: Identify whose life you would like to be part of, both internally and externally to your organization.
    Networking
    Sanford Institute of Philanthropy Blog

    Keeping Up with Networks to Maximize Your Nonprofit’s Success

    Networks are at the heart of social capital and are important to achieve career success and organizational goals. Individuals improve their social capital when they can see and understand the connections between themselves and others within and beyond their workplace.