Jennifer earned a bachelor of arts in dance and a specialization in nonprofit management from Luther College in Decorah, IA. During that time she also studied and interned at Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival. Jennifer currently serves on the advisory board for the Barefoot Collective, a movement arts organization, and has also performed in several of their productions and original works over the years. Jennifer works in the nonprofit sector and has advanced development and outreach efforts for parks and environmental causes and higher education institutions. Jennifer lives in Tacoma, WA with her spouse and 2 rambunctious and inquisitive children.