Touring with performing groups since the age of 16, Jennifer has had offered numerous opportunities to pursue her passion. While performing, directing, and designing for professional and community venues, Jenn's focus in recent years has been directing and teaching academic theatre. She has developed an educational summer theatre programs, camps, and workshops and most recently has developed a Rep Theatre Company for Leavenworth High School. Jennifer served on the Kansas Theatre Curriculum Writing Committee, Model Cornerstone Assessment Exemplar National Committee for the National Coalition for the Arts in Education, serves of the Advocacy Leadership Network for the Educational Theatre Association, and serves on the Board of Directors for the Kansas Alliance for the Arts in Education. In addition to her teaching a directing, Jenn also presents workshops for the Kansas Thespian State Conference each year, serves on Kansas Thespians State Board, and is Kansas Thespians Advocacy Liaison. She additionally continues to direct and design for educational and professional theaters across the country.