Jeralyn Westercamp


Pappajohn Business Building (PBB)
Economic Development Manager

Westercamp manages Iowa Venture Mentoring Service, a sister program based on the world-renowned MIT Venture Mentoring Service model. Iowa Venture Mentoring Service links entrepreneurial ventures with experienced mentors to support entrepreneurs in the University of Iowa community, advance economic development in the state of Iowa and beyond, and continue Iowa JPEC’s role as an innovative leader. Westercamp also supports entrepreneurship classes and other JPEC mentoring programs. She previously worked for the Carver College of Medicine Physician Assistant Program in University of Iowa Health Care. Westercamp is a native Iowan and enjoys being active in her community volunteering and serving on boards. 


Master of Business Administration, 2020, University of Iowa
Certificate in Leadership, 2020, University of Iowa
Master of Health Administration, 2016, University of Iowa
BS Political Science, Emphasis in American Institutions, 2016, University of Iowa
BBA Management, 2014, University of Iowa
BBA Marketing, 2014, University of Iowa
Certificate in Leadership Studies, 2014, University of Iowa
Certificate in Nonprofit Management, 2014, University of Iowa