Jackie Drumm

Vice President of Communications

Jackie plans and executes the foundation’s external communications, including media and community relations.


Jackie Drumm came to the Brian Hamilton Foundation after ten years working alongside Brian at Sageworks, where she led public relations and community relations initiatives, including the formal launch of Inmates to Entrepreneurs. She is passionate about working with the news media to share stories about entrepreneurship that may not otherwise be heard.

Jackie graduated from the University of Virginia with distinction and, prior to joining Sageworks, worked for MKDM, a nonprofit fundraising agency, and the NYC Department of Parks & Recreations in special events and marketing.

As Vice President of Communications for the Brian Hamilton Foundation, Jackie is responsible for the planning and execution of the foundation’s external communications, including media and community relations.

“I didn’t know what an entrepreneur was but the[n] when Mr. Hamilton came to West Wilkes Middle School it changed my perspective on business careers.”

Caleb Huffman Student West Wilkes Middle School

Being an instructor… allows me to empower aspiring entrepreneurs with the business tools that they need to be successful in our society.

Monica Russell Instructor Inmates to Entrepreneurs

We believe that entrepreneurship unlocks the door to economic opportunity in the United States.

Margaret Froneberger Chief Executive Officer Brian Hamilton Foundation

Having your own company is for everyone, not just those born into privilege.

Brian Hamilton Founder Brian Hamilton Foundation