Ms. Jen, as she is affectionately referred to by her students, is a teacher in the county jail. She facilitates classes that hold space for discoveries around drugs, alcohol, violence, depression, and becoming pro-active in creating lives that work for us all. She is a Life Coach and an Addiction and Recovery Counselor. Shes a Motivational Speaker, Performer, Mother, Auntie and Wife. She has appeared on Comedy Central, YouTube, NBC, LOGO-MTV, and MSNBC Lock-Up.
She is, herself, in long-term-recovery from substance abuse. She has been clean and sober since 2001. Through performance, teaching, coaching, life experience and theater, she travels to initiate a conversation and inspire an education about something that affects us all. Shes a firm believer - its time we CUT THE CRAP. This is an experience you don't want to miss.
Type of Event:
Education (townhall meeting, class, workshop, lecture or training for community and general public, policymakers, social service and criminal justice organizations, etc.)
Entertainment (concert, theater, comedy, movie, poetry, karaoke, dance, fashion show, etc.)