Jackie Welsh

Director of Philanthropy & Community Relations for Northern Light Home Care & Hospice

Jackie Welsh is the director of Philanthropy & Community Relations for Northern Light Home Care & Hospice.

In her role, Jackie is responsible for philanthropy, marketing, public relations, and communications for Home Care & Hospice.

Jackie is passionate about the care of the elderly and workforce development here in Maine. She is an avid skier, walker and cook.

Jackie is a member of the board of managers for Fairmont Cemetery and Somerset Hills Memorial Park in New Jersey.

Prior to joining Northern Light Home Care & Hospice Jackie worked in hotel sales and marketing. She then worked for Visiting Nurses Association (VNA) of Somerset Hills in New Jersey, where she discovered her passion for the elderly. Just a few visits with VNA nurses into the homes of the sick and infirm was all it took. 

She coordinated marketing efforts, raised $9.4m for a capital campaign, wrote numerous grants for programs helping people to age in place, initiated an annual giving campaign, and oversaw various events. Eventually, however, it was time to return to her native New England.

Education:
Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology, Ithaca College

Jackie became the director of philanthropy & community relations for Northern Light Home Care & Hospice in 2014.