Title: Assistant Director of Student Support and Advocacy
Department: Dean of Students
Building: LSF Room: 103
What path brought you here?
In 1993, Jennie received her Bachelors of Science degree from Purdue University Northwest in Restaurant and Hotel Management. Since 2007 she has worked in the Office of the Dean of Students in various positions. Her current role is the Assistant Director of Student Support and Advocacy and the Student Advocate. Her role focuses on helping an guiding students through university policies, and assisting students with problems and concerns.
Where are you most likely to be found when you’re not working?
If I am not working I am definitely enjoying the time with my family and friends.
What is your all-time favorite food?
My all-time favorite food is spicy food of any kind. The spicier the better!
What do you like most about working at the Office of the Dean of Students?
What I like most working about in the Office of the Dean of Students is that every day is a different day. There is not one day that it is the same so I never know what to expect which I like. This position definitely keeps me on my toes.
Advice for students:
My advice to students is to ask questions when you don’t know an answer. You can always call 219-989-4141, Email email@example.com, or even come in person to Student Union Library Building Room 313 for an answer!