Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Jennifer serves as senior vice president for the firm’s Healthcare Project Management and Construction Services, where she is responsible for the construction of healthcare and life science projects. She oversees and manages the construction process from concept through commissioning and beyond.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Jennifer manages tenant fit-out and redevelopment in more than a dozen healthcare facilities. Prior to joining Transwestern, she served on the business unit leadership team for DPR Construction where she was responsible for new business generation as well as execution of projects in the Greater Houston area. Prior to that, she worked for Linbeck Construction, where she managed hospital, higher education, commercial, and laboratory projects across Houston.  
 
Jennifer is passionate about supporting at-risk youth and has helped mobilize the local architecture, engineering, and construction community to come to the aid of children in need through her work with Building New Foundations. She has overseen a broad range of project types, including healthcare, life science, commercial office, hospitality, advanced technology, and higher education. 
 
During her career, she has worked with many local institutions, including: MD Anderson, Texas Children’s Hospital, University of Texas Health Science Center, University of Texas Medical Branch Galveston, University of Houston, Memorial Hermann Health System, CHI, Houston Methodist, and Rice University. 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

Member, Construction Owners Association of America
Member, Commercial Real Estate Women Network
Rice University Facilities Engineering and Planning Award of Excellence
Board of Directors, Building New Foundations

EDUCATION

Jennifer holds a bachelor’s degree in Construction Science from Texas A&M University.