- Associate Director of Educational Projects
Jennifer has worked extensively in the field of public history as a museum educator, deputy executive director, and consultant. She enjoys working with teachers, students, and cultural organizations to develop educational projects that are engaging and innovative. At CHNM, she has managed Teachinghistory.org outreach, developed the professional development guide Visiting History, and served as project manager for Sea of Liberty. She also serves as adjunct faculty for Mason’s Arts Management program.
Jennifer has presented on historical thinking and technology in the classroom at the National Council for the Social Studies, National Social Studies Supervisors Association, American Historical Association, National Council on History Education, and the International Society of Technology in Education, among others. She has published in the OAH Magazine of History, Social Education, and NSSSA Leader. Jennifer holds a B.A. in history from the College of William and Mary and a M.A. in history museum studies from the Cooperstown Graduate Program, SUNY-Oneonta.
Projects in development:
- Teacher Professional Development video, Ford’s Theatre
- 100 Leaders, National History Day (phase I launch September 8)