Jeanette Prenger, founder, CEO and President of ECCO Select, started her career as a software developer and was promoted into various management positions during her experience at leading companies, such as Sprint, TWA, Federal Reserve Bank, and Waddell & Reed. In 1995, Jeanette founded ECCO Select, with one client. It has grown into a leading provider of technology talent for Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies, with offices in Kansas City and Washington, D.C.
A tireless advocate for business and economic growth, Jeanette has earned countless awards for her leadership and community involvement. She serves on the national boards of The Latino Coalition, Junior Achievement USA, Boy Scouts of America, Women Impacting Public Policy and Orphaned Starfish Foundation, as well as those closer to home – the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Advisory Council, the Kansas City Convention and Visitors Association, the American Royal, the Heart of America Council of Boy Scouts, Kansas City Tech Council, Missouri Workforce Investment Board and is chair of the Board of Trustees for Park University.
Jeanette is a graduate of Park University with a BS in Management Information Systems.