Jennifer graduated from Franklin University with a degree in Business Administration. She began her career in accounting with a software company outside of Ann Arbor, Michigan. Within the first 18 months, she was promoted to a supervisory role. The next step in her career was transitioning to credit and collection management in wholesale distribution in southern Florida and then central Ohio. She worked with some of the largest retailers. Her career transitioned from credit and collections to general ledger accounting with a variety of roles. She was an assistant controller with a property management group in central Ohio for 3 years. When she moved to Portland, Oregon, 4 years ago, she joined a digital solution division of a gift card distributor as a Staff Accountant and progressed to Accounting Manager within 3 years.