Jennifer Duenke was elected to the Phantom Regiment Board of Directors in January 2019.
She is owner/photographer at Jenny Dinky Photography and also freelances as a consultant for business and nonprofit startups in the areas of strategic planning and grant writing.
She is a member of the Phantom Regiment board’s development committee.Jennifer was a member of the Phantom Regiment color guard in 1993-95. Additionally, she marched with the Freelancers from Sacramento, Calif., in 1992 and Ascension, a world-class winter guard from Houston in 1996.
She was a volunteer choreographer for the 60th Anniversary Alumni Corps.She has a bachelor’s degree in photography, a master’s degrees in international relations (civic development and women’s security emphasis) and nonprofit leadership (strategic planning and program implementation emphasis).
She comes from a drum corps family as two older brothers marched, and her father drove a bus for both Phantom Regiment and Cavaliers.
Past volunteer work has included documentary and medical photography for the Peruvian American Medical Society in rural Peru and serving on the grant writing committee for her local school district.
Jennifer is originally from California but has called St. Louis, Mo., home for most of her life. She is married with a young son and daughter.