Jennifer has an extensive background in implementing strategic plans and transforming ideas into reality. She started her professional career as a CPA with PricewaterhouseCoopers and then at Moss Adams, auditing not-for-profit and higher education organizations. These experiences ignited a passion and affinity for effective and efficient business systems that create both solid bottom lines and positive impact.
After working as a CPA, Jennifer served as a Program Director at two different organizations over a course of seven years followed by starting her own consulting and coaching firm. For the last three years, Jennifer has been a Fractional Chief Operations Officer in which she simultaneously manages multiple small businesses and oversees their leadership to create a solid team, systems, and process to sustain growth.
Beyond her professional background, Jennifer has served as a Board Treasurer since 1999, supporting one or more organizations at a time. Additionally, Jennifer has worked as a Program Director for several nonprofit organizations, creating and leading volunteer-based programming. Jennifer has also co-founded a charter school, two foundations, and two professional associations.
Jennifer has a BA from UC Santa Barbara in Business Economics with an emphasis on accounting. Additionally, she has completed various leadership and business operations courses over the last 25 years.
Jennifer loves spending time with her husband and two teenage children going on Disney vacations, wake surfing, boating, and traveling.