Jen is from San Jose, California. She received her bachelor’s in architectural engineering with a minor in psychology from Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo. She received her master’s in structural/earthquake engineering from San Francisco State University and researched steel plate shear walls for her dissertation. Jen has also interned at D-Scheme Studio, an architecture firm in San Francisco. Her enthusiasm for collaboration is shown by her designation as an Associate DBIA (Design-Build Institute of America).
Jen lives in Oakland. In her free time, she enjoys playing the guitar and having awesome fun with friends.