Jennifer grew up in Lawrenceburg, TN, graduated from Lawrence County High School, and currently resides in Summertown. She graduated from the University of Memphis with a Bachelor's degree in Sociology. She continued her education at Trevecca Nazarene University where she graduated with a Masters of Arts in Counseling. In 2008, she obtained her license as a Professional Counselor with a Mental Health Service Provider designation. Prior to working with the Ayers Foundation, Jennifer has worked in various roles within the child welfare system for over 20 years.