Brooke is excited to join the Plug In America team as the new Events Manager. Jung recently served as the Solar Eclipse Marketing and Events Consultant in Hopkinsville, KY, the Point of Greatest Eclipse for the August 21, 2017 Great American Eclipse where she conceived and led the initiative to smoothly welcome more than 116,000 visitors from 47 states and 25 countries to a community of 32,000, resulting in an economic impact of $28.5 million.
A Louisville, KY native, Brooke brings over a decade of career event and marketing experience ranging from the Kentucky Derby to Chicago Bears. With a deeply rooted background in tourism, Brooke has also held positions at the Christian County Chamber of Commerce, Louisville Convention and Visitors Bureau and Louisville Sports Commission.
Brooke holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication from Morehead State University and a Master of Arts in Communication from Bellarmine University. She is also a graduate of the French Pastry School in Chicago, IL, where she was classically trained by world renowned pastry chefs.