Jen serves as an integral member of Vigilant’s wealth advisory practice, counseling clients on philanthropic initiatives and multi-generational wealth strategies. Jen has a strong track record of establishing long-term relationships with high net worth families, with more than 25 years of experience providing client-focused advice in philanthropy and multi-generational wealth management.
Most recently, Jen served as Director of Development and Gift Planning with the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, where she focused on complex gifts, leading the Foundation’s work with professional advisors and providing strategic philanthropic advice to an extensive group of donors. Prior to joining NHCF, she was Director of Development at the Boston Foundation. Previously, she spent 20 years working in the financial industry at Charles Schwab, Fidelity Investments and Putnam Investments.
Jen graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a BA in English, and has her Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® designation from The American College of Financial Services. She is a member of the board of the Seacoast Women’s Giving Circle and is a past member of The Birchtree Center. She lives in Portsmouth with her daughter Eliza and her sons, Henry and Oliver.