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Jacqueline Austin

Jackson Young Professionals / Bright Walls
Event Co-Director
Jackson, Michigan
Jacque’s attention to detail and ability to coordinate and implement any size project makes her the individual you want on your team. She knows how to juggle many projects at once and has an uncompromising drive for success. Her remarkable dedication and work ethic are part of her DNA, starting in her early teens as she worked her way up from the “mailroom” in her mother’s real estate company, to managing the family real estate business and real estate school.
Jacque has an unique ability to take a small idea, whether it is her own or someone else’s, and make it a bigger than life reality. She has a passion for her home town, Jackson, Michigan, and it shows in everything she does. She believes that she can make a difference in her community on a larger scale by implementing local, collaborative projects that create vibrancy and excitement in the community. Jacque has acquired a reputation that, if she is involved, the job will get done, done right, and done well.
Jacque is co-owner and “CEO” (Chief Events Officer) of the Placemaking company, Think Jackson; Quality Manager and a real estate agent of Thinking Real Estate, a Michigan real estate brokerage; Director of Professional Learning Network, a state-approved proprietary real estate school; and, a Masters of Urban Planning candidate at the University of Michigan Taubman College.