Jennifer was commissioned as an Ordnance Officer in 2001. She worked in the logistics field for 9 years before moving into her functional area of Public Affairs. She served 12 years active duty primarily overseas. She has a BA in History with a minor in Military Science from Central Washington University. She has returned to school and is now majoring in Hospitality, Recreation and Resort Management with a minor in Spanish. Once finished she plans to pursue a masters in International Relations. She enjoys sports, the beach, and traveling the world. She would like to be a professional world traveler when she grows up.