Jennifer “Jen” Simmons has 20+ years of experience in the public, high tech and non-profit facility and construction sectors.
Jen’s nonprofit experience includes serving as the Executive Director for Humanity Silicon Valley and the Center for Excellence in Nonprofits (CEN). Jen has also worked at Infineon Technologies and for local County and State elected officials.
Jen is currently completing a master’s degree in Interior Architecture & Design from the Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Jen is a BoardSource Certified Governance Trainer, an American Leadership Forum Senior Fellow and, in 2012, she was named one of the "100 Women of Influence in Silicon Valley" by the San Jose Business Journal.
Jen is a San Jose native and in her spare time Jen likes to hike the local trails check out quirky parts of the South Bay or head over to the beach with her family.
Strengths Finder Profile: Learner, Context, Restorative, Relator, Responsibility