Jen Schmitt is a Vice President, Chief of Staff at Teach For America, an organization focused on educational equity for all kids. She received her undergraduate and graduate business degrees from Trinity University in San Antonio before joining PricewaterhouseCoopers where she received her CPA license. She left after a few years to follow her heart into education and social justice. At Teach For America, she’s held leadership roles on the finance and operations teams. She recently got her masters in Organizational Psychology.
Jen was born in St. Louis, raised in Memphis, went to school in Texas, and eventually settled down in Colorado. In her free time, Jen loves spending time outside in the mountains with her husband, two daughters, and dogs.