Jen is from Saskatoon, in Saskatchewan, Canada. She previously taught for seven years in Riverside Primary before returning to Canada to complete her Masters and to lecture at University. Prior to joining Riverside Jen taught in Moose Jaw. She also undertook an internship in Perth, Western Australia. Jen is married to Graeme, who is the Primary School Principal. She is in her tenth year at Riverside.
Riverside graduates have been accepted to some of the most prestigious universities around the world.