Jennifer is an 18-year employee of ODOT. She began her career as a college co-op in the Construction Department in District 2 in 1995. In 2000, Jennifer started in the Production Department in District 8 in the Structures group. In 2004, she became the District Pavement Engineer in the Planning Department. Jennifer manages 4,701 lane miles of pavement in seven counties, an annual budget of approximately $100 million, and coordinating resurfacing work with the villages and cities within District 8.
Jennifer graduated from Ohio Northern University in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and is a licensed Professional Engineer. Jennifer received her Second Degree Black Belt in the martial arts, To-Shin Do, in April 2017 and she is an avid dog person.