Jenny Schmidt ’11

Alumni and Staff

Talent Acquisition Manager in Human Resources

Jenny Schmidt joined Gustavus in March of 2020 and serves as the Talent Acquisition Manager. Jenny is a 2011 Gustavus graduate with a degree in Psychology and minors in Sociology and Coaching. While at Gustavus, she was a four-year member of both the volleyball and softball teams.

After graduating, she attended the University of Dubuque to obtain her Masters in Business Administration and served as the Graduate Assistant Volleyball Coach for two seasons. In 2013, Jenny returned to Gustavus and acted as an assistant volleyball coach for two seasons. Over the next six years, Jenny worked as a Recruiter for a production facility, a commercial cleaning company, and an engineering and consulting firm in the Twin Cities.

Jenny lives in St. Peter with her husband, Anders (’06), and daughters, Vienna & Sylvie.


B.A. in Psychology - Gustavus Adolphus College | MBA - University of Dubuque