Jenny Hoelzer

Jenny Hoelzer
Vice President of Community Relations, Commerce Bank

Jenny is the Vice President of Community Relations for Commerce Bank.  She guides sponsorship support for charitable organizations, manages the placement of bank officers on community boards and facilitates employee volunteerism efforts.  Jenny also serves as grants manager for the William T. Kemper Foundation and the Mysun Charitable Foundation.  In addition to non-profit support, Jenny oversees the coordination of Commerce Bank’s special events. 

In addition to serving on the Gateway Center for Giving board of directors, Jenny is a member of the Missouri Botanical Garden Corporate Council and the SouthSide Early Childhood Center Advisory Council. 

She is a graduate of the Washington University Women’s Leadership Forum, Leadership Clayton and the Commerce Bank Leadership Development Program. 

How does GCG support your work in the philanthropic sector?

The Gateway Center for Giving is a resource that connects me with other funders in the community. Our regular conversations build on my knowledge of critical issues and encourage collaboration in funding important regional initiatives.