Tanager Place


Jenn Draper

Jenn joined Tanager Place in November 2021. Not only does Jenn’s personal story align with Tanager’s mission, but her professional background is also a testament to her penchant for results and success.

Prior to joining the Tanager Place team, Jenn served as the Executive Director & Events Manager at Hawkeye Downs. She has a background in volunteer management and event planning and has produced community events including the Cedar Rapids Downtown Farmers Market, Market After Dark, Uptown Friday Nights and more. Jenn is a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa.

She has been a member of the Cedar Rapids Jaycees, the Cedar Rapids Junior League, a graduate of the Leadership for Five Seasons program and a CBJ 40 under Forty recipient.

Jenn lives in Marion with her husband and daughter.

Jenn Draper

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