A Michigan native, Jennifer has spent the better part of her career based in New York and performing around the World.
Having graduated NYU: Tisch School of the Arts, Jennifer has studied with the Stella Adler Conservatory, Playwrights Horizons, Stonestreet Studios, The Barrow Group and she is a proud alum of Interlochen Arts Camp and Stagedoor Manor.
Distinguished theater performances include The National Tour of Mamma Mia! as "Cowboyhat Girl" and understudying Donna and Tanya, Tzeitel in Fiddler on the Roof with Arizona Theatre Company, Janet Van de Graaf in The Drowsy Chaperone with Sierra Rep, Anytime Annie in 42nd Street and Usherette / Understudy Ulla with Village Theatre, and the 4 role understudy in Fun Home in Colorado.
Some of her favorite roles have been Millie Dilmount in Thoroughly Modern Millie, Ado Annie in OKLAHOMA!, Penny in Hairspray, Judy Haynes in White Christmas, and Kathy Selden in Singin' in the Rain. She is proud to have played both Miss Sandra and Natalie Haller in separate productions of All Shook Up and her ultimate favorite role still seems to be when she played the Lion in The Wizard of Oz in Middle School.
Jennifer loves the classics but she also enjoys contemporary theatre and originating roles in new works. Her favorites include the role of Diane in Rob Urbinati's Shangri La performed at Queens Theatre in the Park, workshop of Suzy Conn's Plane Crazy as Faith Hope in Village Theatre's Festival of New Works and Irene in Curie: The Musical about the life of Madam Curie.