Jennifer moved to Gering in August 1992 and graduated from Gering High School in 1996. She studied drafting and design at WNCC from 1996 to 1998 and completed the Limited Radiography program through the State of Nebraska in 2007. Jennifer has two boys; Thomas, age 15, and Andrew, age 13. She is a parent of Boy Scouts in Scottsbluff Troop 5. Jennifer enjoys camping, fishing, hiking, running, cooking and baking. She also enjoys watching football, basketball, and hockey.