Jennifer, a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant, received her Associate of Applied Science degree from Southwestern Community College in May 2019 with cum laude distinction. During her education at SCC, Jennifer served as the PTA Class President and was awarded the Outstanding Academic Excellence Award, Special Recognition Award for Leadership and recognized for completing an honors project. Jennifer also attended the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities earning her Bachelor of Science Degree in Mortuary Science in 2003 and Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management, Human Resources Concentration, from North Carolina State University in 2002. Prior to pursuing a career in the physical therapy field, Jennifer was a licensed funeral director with Wells Funeral Homes, Inc, alongside her family.
A lifelong resident of Haywood County, Jennifer currently resides in Clyde, NC with her husband Ryan, and their son, Wells. She likes to stay active by running, swimming, cycling and participating in local running and triathlon events. Jennifer is grateful to be able to combine her love of helping others and her passion for movement and exercise in the field of physical therapy.