Jaenine Barnes is a staff accountant at the NC Rural Center. She joined the Rural Center in July 2020 and helps with finance and administrative work for the Rural Center.
Born and raised in Wilson, North Carolina, Jaenine understands the importance of rural communities and joined the Rural Center to help give back to other rural communities throughout North Carolina. She graduated from North Carolina State University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting and continues to be a Wolfpack fan.
During her free time, she likes to relax at home and watch HGTV shows or Hallmark movies. She also enjoys going on nature walks with her fiancé while looking for flowers and frogs.