AVISTA is pleased to welcome its new employee, Jackie Fennell, to the team as a Research Analyst. Jackie prepares and conducts business analyses and research, analyzing trends and acquisition related documentation. Her research and analysis assists in the identification of potential business strategies to reduce or eliminate risks.

Previously, Jackie worked in the Office of Human Resources and Administration for the U.S. Department of Energy as a Management Analyst. She is involved in volunteer work for the Madison City School System and the Ronald McDonald House. Jackie received her Masters degree in Applied Behavioral Science from Johns Hopkins University and her Bachelor’s degree in Public Administration from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University. She and her husband live in Madison with their two daughters, Carly and Anna.