Jen works as the Grassroots Organizing Coordinator for San Diego Pride, recruiting, training, and managing volunteers for Pride’s outreach programs.
Before joining Pride, Jen organized in a variety of communities around Public Interest Issues with the Student PIRGs. She worked with students at the University of Oregon to ban plastic foam cups and containers in Eugene, registered thousands of students to vote in Arizona, Georgia, and North Carolina. Jen has a degree in Biosystems Engineering from Clemson University, where she also was a competitive debater. In her free time Jen loves to surf, hike, and read, preferably outside.