Jennifer is a doctoral student in Global Leadership and Change through Pepperdine University’s graduate school of education. Most recently, Jennifer served as Gordon College’s Vice President for Student Life. Prior to joining the Gordon College administration in 2013, Jukanovich lived and worked in Rwanda, where she served as communications director for a USAID project, founded a women’s business and a preschool, launched bi-yearly youth camps, and volunteered extensively with orphans and their caregivers, providing advocacy, training and adoption facilitation. From 1998 to 2006, she served as the Founder and Executive Director of The Vine, a national gathering that brought thousands of young adults together across differences of Christian tradition. From 1994 to 1997, she was personal assistant to President Clinton’s volunteer religious liaison and an associate with the Renaissance Weekends. She is a 1994 graduate of Gordon College, and earned an M.A. in theology from Fuller Theological Seminary in 2003. Jennifer and her husband, Dano, live in Wenham, Massachusetts, with their three children.