Jen was born in Riverton Wyoming and moved her family to Cheyenne WY in 2016. Currently she is a behavior intervention specialist at Central High School and teaches Intro to Special Education and Special Education Law courses at the University of Wyoming. Jen earned her undergraduate degree in elementary education from the University of Wyoming, her master’s degree in social work from Capella University, and is currently working toward completing her dissertation. In 2008, while working for the Wyoming Department of Education, Jen implemented the mentoring program, Eye to Eye in Wyoming colleges and schools. Eye to Eye is designed for students with learning disabilities and ADHD. Currently Jen serves on the leadership council for Eye to Eye. In her spare time, you will find Jen on the soccer field or spending time with family and friends.