Mindy Yahr Jaffe

Director, Content Operations

Mindy is passionate about creating and implementing processes that make teams more efficient and effective. Possessing a keen eye for detail, she prides herself on anticipating and adapting to challenges before they arise. Before joining Wentworth, Mindy served as a project manager on diverse consulting engagements, including driving sustainable growth of a Michelin-starred restaurant group and automating warehouse operations for a Fortune 500 tool manufacturer. She also directed operations for a meal kit delivery service, where she spearheaded a series of initiatives that resulted in positive cash flow from operations for the first time in company history. A Northwestern Medill alumna, she spent eight years as a writer and editor, managing daily production and promotion of content and leading teams of more than 35 writers.


B.S. in Journalism from Northwestern University, MBA from University of Michigan
Lean Green Belt (Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers), Certificate in Baking and Pastry from Kendall College

Favorite Things:

Walks with my husband, browsing independent bookstores, chocolate, Rube Goldberg machines, a good mise en place, 73-degree days, passion fruit, and seeing the world through the eyes of my young sons.