Greetings! Come join fellow Columbia alumni at Hyde Park Prime Steakhouse in Sarasota for our next luncheon event. Our invited guest is District One Sarasota City Commissioner, Ms. Jennifer Ahearn-Koch. She had been involved in the Community of City Neighborhood Associations and a founding member of the resident activist group STOP concerned with growth issues in Sarasota leading to her candidacy for city council last year. Prior to her election to the Sarasota City Council in Spring 2017, she founded and heads JAK Consults, focusing on marketing, planning and public relations, and design. Jennifer is also a marketing consultant to the Gulf Coast Community Foundation's (GCCF) Invest in Incredible Sarasota, FL. Previously she was the Marketing, PR and Design Consultant to Mattison's Restaurants & Catering. Jennifer graduated with a B.A. in International Affairs from The American University in Paris. She also attained a Masters of International Affairs from the Graduate School of International & Public Affairs at Columbia University and is a Cardinal Mooney graduate.