Pastor Jennifer was called to St. Mark's United Church of Christ in September 1998. She graduated from Luther College in 1985, worked at Minneapolis Children's Medical Center for a few years before entering seminary at United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities. She graduated from UTS in May 1998 was called to St. Mark's that fall. She was ordained in 2000.
She is married to husband, John and has two grown daughters. Other than preaching and leading worship, she loves reading, cooking, being active outdoors and spending time with friends and family.
Her favorite Bible Story is the story of the Prodigal Son becuase "God is always looking for us . God is always waiting for us to come back home. And when we do - God rejoices".