Jacquelyn Valdez is the Executive Director of Operations and oversees Harvest’s financial functions, IT infrastructure, and serves as the Human Resource Manager. She also manages the church’s brand through internal and external communications, oversees facility use, and the office.
Jacqui grew up in Gresham, Oregon and was part of Harvest from the very beginning. She attended Hope International University and graduated with a Bachelors in Business Administration and Management. Jacqui has completed her Masters Certificates in Church Administration and Organizational Development and is currently finishing her Masters in Nonprofit Administration.
Jacqui began working for Harvest in 2009. She has been married to her husband Steve since 2007 and has three young children. Her passionate and energetic kids keep her busy when she is not working at the church.
Jacqui has a passion for creativity and all kinds of arts and crafts. She particularly enjoys crochet and sewing, and loves to make things for her kids. Jacqui also enjoys painting wall murals and decorating the church, kids classrooms, and events in different ways.