MREA Board Secretary; Illinois Green Economy Network, Stelle, IL
As the Senior Project Coordinator for Illinois Green Economy Network (IGEN), Jennifer works to develop, manage, and evaluate programs around energy, building sciences, and conservation that respond to the needs and interests of the Network and the consortium of state-wide Illinois Community College Districts. Jennifer is working to serve all community college’s interested in sustainability across the state of Illinois by sharing resources, common experiences, best practices, and curricula. Prior to IGEN, Jennifer was the project coordinator for Kankakee Community College’s National Science Foundation grant, C4. Through this grant, she worked to develop and provide a wide range of solar initiatives throughout the Midwest and taught renewable energy technology at the college. In addition to her work in renewables, she has more than 17 years of experience in the marketing industry.