Jen’s life mission is advancing women and girls. Jen is the Program Director of the Women's Foundation of Montana and is passionate about its mission to build economic self-sufficiency for Montana women and a brighter future for Montana girls. She is co-founder of the GUTS! (Girls Using Their Strengths) girls' leadership project in Missoula, and founder of the Women’s Foundation of Montana’s PowerHouse Montana online platform to connect women to the opportunities, resources and relationships they need to succeed . When not working towards her passion, Jen enjoys gardening, reading, and hiking in the woods with her husband John and 8 year old daughter Amelia near their home in the Bitterroot Valley.