Jen is an associate partner and has worked in the AEC industry for most of her career. Her experience includes marketing and business development for architects, MEP engineers, civil engineers, planners, and surveyors. Jen is a key leader in the development of pursuit strategies positioning Syska to win work. A true dot-connector, she brings teams together with a focus on the user experience of the buildings we engineer.
Since she joined us in 2003, Jen has led pursuit teams on notable projects wins in aviation, healthcare, higher education, justice, and government/public works. These include some of the firm’s significant projects in central utility plants, airport terminals, healthcare, and higher education.
Jen is a sought-after speaker and moderator. She has presented at numerous AEC industry conferences . These include national and regional conferences for AIA, DBIA, Women in Construction, and SMPS.
Jen has served as a mentor and board member of the SMPS San Diego Chapter and is active in the Society of College and University Planners (SCUP), and the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA) both in regional and national roles. Prior to her work in the AEC industry, Jen’s experience included market research, marketing communications, software, and product marketing, and serving as a professor of Public Relations courses at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.