Jennifer joined QPI as a Champions Group Leader in 2021 after participating in CT as a Champion. In this role she works to coordinate training and the onboarding of the new champions.
Jennifer is the President and Founder of Fostering The Community, Inc., an nonprofit established in Connecticut established to improve systems in foster care, provide community education, and recruit qualified foster parents. Jennifer’s first career was in healthcare as a Regional Director of Operations Nutrition focusing on quality assurance and performance improvement. Once Jennifer became a foster parent she turned her career focus to creating efficiencies in the foster care system to help children to gain timely permanency, supporting key relationships, and breaking the generational cycle of foster care.
Jennifer is a Dietitian, Triathlete, Justice of the Peace, and Advocate. She has a BS in Food Science & Human Nutrition and is currently working on her MS in Psychology with an emphasis on Child and Adolescent Development.