Jennifer serves as Executive Assistant to the County Administrator and also adjunct instructor for Trident Technical College. She received her Master’s in English from The College of Charleston’s joint program with The Citadel, and is also certified to teach English as a Second Language. She has over 10 years’ experience serving the community as an EMT, firefighter, lifeguard, and swim instructor. Before moving to South Carolina, she was also the Vice President and assistant curator for Boston, NY’s Historical Society and Museum for nearly seven years. Jennifer is actively affiliated with Sigma Tau Delta, College English Association (CEA), Jane Austen Society of North America (JASNA), and North American Victorian Studies Association (NAVSA).
She is married to Shawn Jump and loves to travel.