Jennifer received Bachelor's in the Science of Nursing from Spring Hill College. She has worked in medical-surgical nursing, pediatric nursing, and psychiatric nursing. She earned a Masters in the Science of Nursing from the University of South Alabama. She has been a lecturer for the Online RN-BSN program at the University of Saint Mary since 2008. She is the past president for Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, Chapter Upsilon Sigma. She is a past president and treasurer for the Spring Hill Nursing Honor Society. She is a member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.