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Brandy Jaquez

Director, Women's Business Center

Department: Cornerstone Alliance Team
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Phone: (269) 757-0211

Brandy Jaquez was promoted to Director of the Women's Business Center in July of 2024.

Jaquez joined the Cornerstone Alliance team in January 2024 as the Manager of the Women’s Business Center (WBC).  Jaquez’s responsibilities included counseling aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners, developing and coordinating WBC programming, and connecting clients to other resources and capital providers. Her communications and small business ownership combined skills offers clients a trusted consultant for creating and growing their businesses.

Brandy has an accomplished career in Marketing Communications growing brands for large companies such as Kellogg Company.  She is a communication strategist specialized in PR and social media, with a knack for telling brand stories to connect with consumers.

Brandy also is a local small business owner in the hospitality industry.  She and her husband, Wilfredo, owned and operated South Cliff Inn for five years and currently are growing their new event venue business, Sunrise Farms, in Benton Harbor, Michigan.

Brandy and Wilfredo live in Benton Harbor, Michigan with their two dogs and any number of cats.  Both enjoy hosting friends and family and love traveling to Wilfredo’s home country of Dominican Republic.