Jennifer is the proud mom of two children, Chase and Bryn, ages 12 and 10. Jennifer and Scott, her husband, are current residents of Carp but have deep roots in Kanata.
Jennifer is passionate about contributing to the strong and vibrant community fabric that makes Kanata-Carleton a wonderful place to raise her children.
Having completed her BA from Carleton in 2003, she completed her MBA in 2007. Jennifer and Scott founded their business, Mastermind Events, in 2007 and have since grown from their garage in Morgan’s Grant, to a warehouse in Kanata North, and their newest space on Carp Rd. Growing this business and employing 16 people in various capacities. In 2015 she was the recipient of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce/Ottawa Business Journal 40 Under 40 award and the Ottawa Wedding Awards Tsirmpa Award for community involvement.
Jennifer became a board member on the Dave Smith Youth Treatment Centre (DSYTC) Board in 2020. In her spare time, Jennifer is on faculty at the West Carleton School of Performing Arts, as well as the chair of the Canadian Advisory Council for Meeting Professionals International and a board member of the West Carleton Minor Hockey Association.