Jenna grew up in the small town of Midland, SD. After graduating from University of South Dakota in Vermillion, she was commissioned into the United States Army as a medical service officer. Jenna was stationed in South Korea for a year, then returned to San Antonio, TX, to begin the Interservice Physician Assistant Program at Fort Sam, Houston.
She received her MPAS in 2011 from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. then immediately transitioned into a battalion provider at Fort Bliss in El Paso, TX. Jenna deployed in support of Operation Enduring Freedom for 8 months in December 2012. Leaving the military in the summer of 2014, she began working as a contractor on Fort Bliss at the Soldier Readiness & Resiliency Center as a medical provider.
She held this position until recently moving to Evanston. Jenna is married and has three children. She is excited to work with the great people here in the Evanston area.