Jennifer was born and raised in New Jersey. She studied communications at Montclair State University (BA), graduating with honors in 1999. Prior to attending Montclair, she attended the prestigious American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC and received an AA in Acting.
While attending college, Jennifer worked as the Office Administrator for two of the top concrete cutting companies in the NY, NJ & CT area. In this very demanding work environment, she managed financial transactions, submited required forms and reports, and completed requests for proposals (RFPs) for jobs such as the George Washington Bridge, Broadway Theaters, and Trump Plaza.
Jennifer moved to Indiana in 1999 to work for the law firm of Dodson & Schaefer, LLC and to aid in the start up of Peekaboo Cottage (art/embroidery for children). For the past 7 1/2 years, she has worked as the Financial Secretary/Communications for The Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer. She has built business websites including the website for The Lutheran Church of our Redeemer.
At the age of 8, through an open call (“cattle call” thousands attended), Jennifer was hired as an orphan into the 2nd National Touring Company of the Broadway show “Annie.” She traveled across the US for almost two years performing. She continued to work in the theater until she graduated from college. Jennifer has been a member of the choir at St. Benedict Cathedral and currently sings for the Praise Band at The Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer. She also sings for weddings and other special occasions.
Jennifer is paired with Mike Hull and earned a Financial Planner Qualified Professional designation in 2014. She is a member of St. Benedict Cathedral. She still works with Peekaboo Cottage to provide donations to numerous not for profit organizations. Jennifer enjoys event planning and has planned showers, weddings, Christmas Teas, fundraisers and the like. Jennifer and her husband, Colby, enjoy gardening and animals.