Jenna is the Student Engagement Coordinator for the University of Utah Professional MBA program. Jenna was born and raised in Wyoming and attended the University of Wyoming for her bachelor’s degree in Economics with minors in Psychology and Finance. While a student, Jenna was a Career Peer in the Johnson Career Center working one-on-one assisting students with their resume, career search, and professional development. She was also the president of her professional business fraternity and on the leadership team in organizations such as SHRM, Collegiate DECA, and Supply Chain Management Club.
Upon graduation she worked for Kohl’s Department Stores as a Transitional Store Executive where she created and implemented an associate engagement schedule. She was also the District Champion for the Kohl’s Volunteer Program, fostering company culture and volunteerism. She loved the connections she formed in retail and the applicable skills that she developed, and she is excited to utilize those skills as she enters back into academia to work again with students.
When she is not at work, you can find her: crafting, baking, hiking, traveling, and spending time with my friends and family.