Born and raised in Edmundston, Jennifer has worked for the Public Service of Canada for almost 20 years where she has developed expertise in policy, program management, communications, governance and client service. She has been an Executive for over ten years and has held positions in multiple departments. She is currently Deputy Director, Appointments at the Privy Council Office. In this role, she oversees key elements of the Governor in Council and Senate Appointments processes. Jennifer is also a certified fitness instructor and has taught since 2007 at both GoodLife Fitness and Energie Cardio. She spends every moment possible at Mont Tremblant skiing, hiking or biking. Jennifer is a proud Brayonne/Acadian and now lives in the National Capital Region with her husband and two children.