Show Notes

Colonel Jennifer N. Pritzker is currently President and Chief Executive Officer of Tawani Enterprises, Inc., President of the Tawani Foundation and Pritzker Military Foundation, and Founder and Chair of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library.

A retired Lieutenant Colonel of the U.S. Army, for nearly three decades Col. Jennifer Pritzker served in the U.S. Army, U.S. Army Reserve, and the Illinois Army National Guard. A historian, businesswoman, investor, developer, and philanthropist, she founded TAWANI Enterprises in 1994. The diverse company’s portfolio includes real estate development and management, hospitality, back office services and a private equity portfolio including start up and mature innovative companies such as a coin trading company and publishing company.

She is a graduate of Loyola University Chicago with a B.A. in History, as well as the U.S. Army’s Infantry Officer Basic and Advance Courses, the Chemical Officer Advance Course, the Quartermaster Officer Advance Course, and Command and General Staff College. Her children are daughter Tal Hava Pritzker and sons Andrew and William.