Jen earned a bachelor’s degree in Human Development and Family Studies from UW-Stout and a master’s degree in Occupational Therapy from Bay Path University in Massachusetts. While earning her degrees, Jen has engaged in a variety of roles offering a helping hand and a cheerful attitude as an assistant teacher in a preschool, a paraprofessional on a high school special education team, a volunteer with the Special Olympics bowling team, and a dance instructor. Working with kids in a wide range of settings allowed Jen the opportunity to develop her passion for pediatrics. Jen has participated in a variety of continuing education courses broadening her knowledge of interoception and vision assessments. Jen loves being part of the CI team and adding client’s unique interests into her treatment sessions to help her clients develop their self-advocacy while targeting their goals! In her free time, Jen enjoys being outside in the warm weather, lifting weights and drinking coffee!