Jeannine Watanabe


Jeannine is the Director of Network Operations for Cox Communications, a leading broadband and communications company.  With expertise in technical solutions, strategic planning and project management she leads both in-house and remote network teams. Jeannine and her family were long time volunteers for Children’s Cancer Network before she joined the board in 2018. She serves as Secretary of the Board and Chairperson of the Governance Committee.  Her favorite program event is Inspirations which highlights the personalities of cancer fighters and their siblings while their faces light up on the runway to a cheering audience.

Away from work, Jeannine keeps busy with activities of her son and daughter and is an avid reader. Volunteering her time has always been part of her nature and she strives to live by the motto “Make progress every day!