Higher Education Administration
Jennifer is a first-generation college student, originally from the small town of Millport, AL. After earning an Associates Degree at Bevill State Community College, she moved to Tuscaloosa to earn a Bachelor's Degree in Business Management as well as a Masters Degree in Higher Education Administration. Jennifer is now pursuing an EdD in Higher Education Administration. Working full-time throughout all degree programs, Jennifer has over 15 years of experience within higher education. She has a sincere passion to serve underrepresented students, especially adult learners who are completing academic programs through online education. Her research focuses on students' perceptions of engagement in online degree programs. Outside of her professional endeavors, Jennifer receives the greatest joy in life by spending time with her husband, Kenny, and their two children, Maci and Dexx. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, photography, and traveling.