Jennifer currently works as the Executive Assistant to the Dean, and Accreditation Coordinator for the College of Education. Her office is located on the Forest Grove Campus. She began her career at Pacific University as the Student Services/Field Placement Manager for the Forest Grove School of Learning and Teaching campus in October of 2010. Her current position includes work associated with accreditation, data management and TSPC licensure processes. She serves the greater university as a member of the All Staff Conference planning team and as a member of the Student Conduct Board. She is a member of the Oregon Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (OACTE) Licensure and Accreditation Committee. Before coming to Pacific University, Jennifer served as Administrative Assistant to both the Chief Financial Officer and the Deputy Superintendent for Operations and Support Services at a local area school district.
Outside of work Jennifer loves spending time with her husband, Chad, and with her children, Jared, Ellie and Emily, and with close family friends. She enjoys going camping, boating or just hanging out around the backyard fire pit. She is an avid reader, artist (preferred media / pastels and charcoal) and is an aspiring fiction writer.
BA in Creative Writing and English | Southern New Hampshire University