2014 The Chaiken Leadership Award
Jinnie Chapel, ‘65 English, and her husband, John Chapel, are visionary alumni leaders and donors to the College of the Liberal Arts. Jinnie is a member of the Liberal Arts Development Council and its Communications Task Force.
Jinnie had a successful career with the management consulting firm Booz Allen Hamilton and later became a partner in LeapFrog Solutions, a marketing communications management firm. John is a prominent venture capitalist and corporate leader. He serves on the Board of Trustees for Drexel University, his alma mater.
The Chapels are the inaugural donors to the Paterno Liberal Arts Undergraduate Fellows Program, and more recently, they established the Virginia Todd Chapel Executive Internship Program Endowment.