Jenny Chynoweth, Programs Chair
Jenny Chynoweth is a well-connected senior talent acquisition consultant for tech startups in Seattle. Her specialty lies in building out comprehensive recruiting strategies for startups and smaller teams including employer brand, recruiting process, and employee engagement. She recently helped build a small, unknown Seattle tech company from 49 employees to over 160 in two years. Prior to RealSelf she was the talent outreach manager at WhitePages, focusing on tech community development, and before that spent seven years at Amazon where she morphed from a recruiting manager to recruiting events to a marketing manager. She started in recruiting by making 100 cold calls per day early in her career at San Jose-based recruiting agency Hall Kinion. Most recently you can find her speaking at conferences, consulting with Seattle startups or partnering with her peers in building robust recruiting programs for the industry. She holds a Psych degree from Washington State University and currently resides in West Seattle with her husband Jason and two children, Logan (8) and Kora (6).