Jennifer was a high level performing three sport athlete from Minisink Valley High School. She was a five-year varsity lacrosse midfielder where she still holds the school record with 359 career goals. Selected as for the Varsity845 All-Star 1st Team, Jennifer was also selected as an All-American in the same year. Jennifer went on to play both lacrosse and soccer for Long Island University Brooklyn (D1). She was selected as the Rookie of the Year with the LIU Blackbirds for the Northeast Conference in both soccer and lacrosse. In her career with the LIU Blackbirds, she amassed an amazing 194 goals and 46 assists while playing attack. She also made the Northeast Conference honors in all four years at LIU. She holds an undergraduate degree in Sports Science as well as a graduate degree in Exercise Science from LIU.