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Jacquelyn Hopkins

Jacquelyn Hopkins

Project Administrator, Carnegie Mellon Institute for Security and Technology

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  • 412-268-4132
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213


Jacquelyn began her career in elementary education at Holy Rosary School in the Diocese of Pittsburgh, serving as the Executive Assistant to the Principal. Following a school merger in 2010, Sister Thea Bowman Catholic Academy was formed and Jacquelyn became Director of Student Services. In 2016, she shifted to High School serving as the Assistant to the Head of the School and Special Events Coordinator for Vincentian Academy, Pittsburgh, PA. Jacquelyn joined Holy Family Institute, serving Nazareth Prep as Director of Counseling Services and subsequently as Director of Internship Operations. She secured internships for all enrolled students at local companies in tandem with the Workforce Development Director and managed the placement, training, supervision, transportation and evaluation of students at these firms.

Jacquelyn has transitioned from K-12 education to higher education at CMU. At the Carnegie Mellon Institute for Strategy & Technology, she supports Audrey Cronin, Director; Trustees Professor of Security and Technology and Mark Kamlet, University Professor of Economics and Public Policy and Provost Emeritus.