Danille Jager

Senior Program Manager

Danille has been with PENCIL since August of 2013 and is currently a Senior Program Manager. She works with 20 schools in all five boroughs and her business partners include American Airlines, Holland & Knight, Ogilvy & Mather, JPMorgan Chase, Maslansky + partners, Empire BlueCross BlueShield HealthPlus and PwC.

Upon receiving her B.A. in Communications from The University of Pittsburgh, Danille worked in Sales for the Pepsi Bottling Group in Pittsburgh, PA and in Property Management in Jupiter, FL. She was then a teacher for seven years in the Bronx, Manhattan and Miami teaching Special Education English and was a New York City Teaching Fellow.

Danille also holds an M.S. in Urban Education, dual certification in General Education and Special Education, from Mercy College and an M.S. in Educational Leadership and Administration, dual certification in School Building Leadership and School District Leadership, from The College of Saint Rose.

A few fun facts about Danille: She can say the alphabet backwards, is a die-hard Pittsburgh Steelers fan, ice cream is her favorite food, and she's run three marathons – Walt Disney World Marathon 2006, NYC Marathon 2008, Marine Corps Marathon 2009.