Jennifer has been with UNO since 1999. She began working in International Admissions and moved to International Student Advising in 2003. As a tourist in Japan, she visited several former international student friends and their families in several parts of Japan, where she experienced a degree of hospitality that she mirrors in her work every day. In her undergraduate career, she studied office administration and Biblical history, among other topics. She later earned a master's degree in counseling from UNO. Having grown up in rural South Dakota, she enjoys visiting family and friends there and dining on the wholesome, home-grown food from her family's farm. She also enjoys seeing musical and theatrical performances in Omaha.