As liaison to the Board of Trustees and Chancellor’s Cabinet, Jennifer Ward has responsibility for ensuring compliance with the laws and regulations that govern the activities of the Boards. She also plans all meetings and maintains documents for the Board and the Cabinet.
As a longtime editor, technical editor, and writer, Jennifer's work has spanned the fields of aviation, engineering, and education. She edited a scholarly journal focusing on public administration for more than a decade and has served as an editor on projects ranging from academic texts to children's books. She has also taught writing and communications at two universities.
Jennifer has a bachelor of arts in French from Auburn University and a master of arts in journalism from Michigan State University.