Jill Nowak

Board Member

Jill Nowak is Chief Financial Officer of the Missouri Foundation of Health (MFH). Working primarily for nonprofit organizations, Ms. Nowak has extensive experience interacting with board, staff, and constituents of arts organizations, private education, and professional associations. With a passion for providing information and analysis that leads to sound decisions that move the mission forward, she has spearheaded efforts to implement data intelligence and dashboard reporting systems, paperless workflows, and real-time analysis to support workgroups, boards, and communities. Before joining MFH, Ms. Nowak held a position with the American Association of Orthodontists, an international professional member association. While there, she instituted sophisticated reporting systems to help both the volunteer board and staff teams achieve an envisioned future while building reserve funds and stabilizing cash flow. She graduated from Saginaw Valley State University in Michigan with degrees in accounting, business law, french, and english. She serves on multiple boards, including the Women’s Funding Network, and the St. Louis Zoo Museum District.