Jennifer joined the Navy in 2005 and completed training as a nuclear reactor operator in 2008. She was selected to train sailors, at her rate, in upstate New York after her training was complete. She was assigned to the USS Theodore Roosevelt CVN-71 from 2011 to 2013.
After completing her contract with the US Navy in 2013, she was hired as a controls service technician with Automated Logic. There she performed maintenance, repair, and installation of building automation systems. In 2021, she was selected to project manage service controls jobs. During this time, she learned to coordinate all aspects of job execution, from engineering to scheduling to commissioning.
In her free time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with her family, expanding her cooking skills, and biking.