Jen attended Undergraduate at SUNY Oneonta where she received a Bachelor’s in Family and consumer science which back then was called HOME ECONOMICS. There she learned all my basics of sewing 101, draping design,etc.
In her Senior year s transferred to Fashion Institute of Technology (F.I.T) & Spent 3 more years learning the Fashion ,Advertising and Toy industry.
Jen holds degrees in ADVERTISING DESIGN / FINE ART with a specialty in TOY DESIGN from FIT.
She worked for Mattel Toy Company and Fisher Price Toy company (which is one company) for over 24 years designing Plush soft toys such as ELMO, Cookie monster and Disney toys, including Mickey & Minnie Mouse , Winnie the Pooh as well as hundreds of plastic toys for Thomas the tank, Dora the explorer ,Shimmer and Shine ,Octonauts as well as Nickelodeon branded toys. Jen is a port mom that you may see teaching at Om Sweet Om yoga studio as a yoga instructor