Jen received her Master of Science in Library Science from Clarion University and a BA in English from Pennsylvania State University. She became Head of Access Services after spending many years as the Electronic Resources Librarian in the Adult Services Department at TCPL. Prior to coming to New York, Jen was the Electronic Resources Librarian at Wake County Public Libraries in Raleigh, NC and the Automation Librarian at Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport, PA.
Jen enjoys making the Library a welcoming place by drafting policies and creating an environment that makes it accessible to all. She has worked at TCPL since 2001 and loves the Tompkins County community.
When not at the Library she enjoys working on her 150-plus-year-old home while listening to podcasts, spending time with her family including her cat and two dogs, and hiking through this amazing part of the country.