Student Life Hall of Fame

Jenny Starkey

Jennifer (Meyer) Starkey

  • B.A. in broadcast journalism, 1998
  • President of Student Government Association for two years;
  • overhauled SGA into an elected body representative of all students in St. Louis, and helped start the Delegates' Agenda program
  • President of the University Center Board
  • Orientation leader
  • Helped coordinate the first annual student leadership retreat
  • Started the Mark Govoni Emerging Leader Award to recognize new student leaders
  • Outstanding Contributions to SGA Award, Outstanding Leadership of a Student Organization
  • Dean's Service Award, Walker Leadership Award
  • Alumni Association Undergraduate Leader Award
  • Student commencement speaker at the School of Communications graduation ceremony
  • Award-winning career in media and public relations, including stints at KMIZ-TV, Time Warner Cable, Texas Opthalmological Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Dietetic Association, and DuPont Nutrition and Health
  • Returned to Webster in 2013, and currently serves as the associate director of public relations
  • Working on her master's in communications management at Webster University