Prior to joining Inova in 2007 as Assistant Vice President for Government Relations and subsequently, as Vice President of Government Relations, Jennifer served members of Congress on both sides of the aisle in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate.
Following her service in the House, she joined the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee staff as Director of Communications. After leaving Capitol Hill, she was a Principal at a bipartisan firm representing a wide variety of clients.
In June of 2019, Jennifer completed her Chairmanship of the Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce and is now serving in the role of Immediate Past Chair. She is a board member of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber’s Health Care Industry Council, the Virginia Business Council, the Northern Virginia Technology Council and LEAD Virginia.
Jennifer represents Inova on the GOVA Northern Virginia Region 7 Council and as Inova’s liaison for the Greater Washington Partnership and the Greater Washington Board of Trade. She is also a founding member of the Community Foundation of Northern Virginia’s Business Women’s Giving Circle.
Jennifer’s past leadership positions include: Vice Chair, Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce (2017-2018); Secretary, Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce (2016-2017); Board of Directors, Medical Care for Children Partnership; Member, Fairfax County Economic Development Commission; and Board Member, George Mason Honors College Board.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications/public relations from Marymount University and a Master of Arts in public communications/government relations from The American University, Washington, DC.