Jennifer Kriete is the former Director of the Eastern Florida State College Foundation, Inc. Jennifer graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education. She then continued her education at University of Central Florida where she received her Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management.Jennifer began her career as an elementary school teacher. While raising her own children, she became involved in volunteer and philanthropic work. She has volunteered with many organizations, most notably Junior League of South Brevard, Holy Name of Jesus Church, Changes Lives Now, Inc., and Amani Ya Ju. She also was a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, the Florida Council of Resource Development, the Council for Advancement and Support of Education and the Brevard Estate Planning Council. Currently, she serves on the board of directors for the Melbourne Regional Chamber of Commerce and The Mission on the Mountain, Brevard, NC.Jennifer is married and has two children and 4 granddaughters. She lives in Indialantic, Florida. She loves to exercise, play tennis, and travel.