Jackie "Strawberry Shortcake" Trueblood ** – Executive Assistant
Jackie is currently the Executive Assistant. She is responsible for database management system and assists with fundraising opportunities. She has been on the Runners for Candlelighters team since 2013.
Formerly, a stay at home mom of three children, Jackie became involved with Candlelighters after her son was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). Shortly after his diagnosis, she began giving back to the organization as a volunteer. Since 2010, Jackie was an integral part of the volunteer program, assisting with special events, third-party fundraisers, database systems and office tasks. Soon after her son completed treatment, she went back to school to earn a Non-Profit Management Certificate at UNLV.
• Jackie loves to garden.
• Jackie loves to hike.
• Jackie's favorite sport is running.