• "Jen is one of those people that you would want on your dream team. She's great to work with and can handle anything you throw at her. She's always been very eager and adept at learning new processes and techniques. Jen is a great artist and even better person!" -Travis Overstreet, Senior Artist (SG Interactive). April 5th 2017

 

  • "Jen is excellent to work with, and is very dependable at producing quality work efficiently. She is proactive and always stays on top of any issues to ensure a smooth workflow for me. On top of that, she is a joy to be around and has become my favorite artist to work with in the studio. Thanks for all of your hard work Jen, you are amazing!" - Todd Bauman, Software Engineer (WMS Gaming). March 25th 2016

 

  • "Jen is a talented artist, utilizing color and design to strengthen the art of the games we produce. She works hard to create assets that will resonate with our players, be it a licensed property or an original creation. From digital painting to animating, she always finds ways to push an asset that extra mile. She has been instrumental to helping me learn about the industry, and is always eager to lend a helping hand." -Kyrstin Avello, Core Artist (WMS Gaming). October 28th 2014

 

  • "Working with Jennifer this past year has been a pleasure. Seeing her grow in her role and rising up to many opportunities in our department is something she does not shy away from. I respect and appreciate her direct approach as well as her eagerness to assist in any way. Jennifer not only asks how she can help but also provides options of ways that she can. As we continue to work together, I look forward to seeing her future accomplishments."  -Samantha Aquino, Lead Artist (WMS Gaming). September 22nd 2014

 

  • "In addition to being a very talented artist, Jennifer represents herself very professionally by showing up prepared to meetings and being engaged in discussions. She is very transparent with her managers and teammates, showing and discussing her progress, and sharing ideas. Jennifer is also proactive and is not afraid to ask questions. She has no problem reaching out to the appropriate people for answers, eliminate assumptions by asking questions or double checking. Jennifer is very dedicated to her work and will follow through on any task she is assigned."  -Tom Bryski, Associate Lead Artist (WMS Gaming). September 19th 2014

 

  • "Jennifer is a great painter and colleague. She has a good color sense, and works hard to make both the best looking thing she can and adapt it to the needs of the game. She absorbs critiques well, using what's helpful and not becoming negative. With bright spirit and a socially outgoing demeanor, Jennifer is fun to have around as well."  -Jeremy Hornik, Game Designer (WMS Gaming). July 27th 2014

 

  • "Jennifer has consistently lead her Art Team at a high level. Her teams continually outperform all others in communication, collaboration, and exceeding deadlines. She has a firm grasp on the Agile development method in our online virtual model. She is a BLAST to work with as she is always upbeat and eager to learn. She gets rave reviews from her peers and needs very little supervision. I consider her one of our TOP leaders and a valuable asset to any team!"  -Emil Harmsen, Founder (Forever Interactive). January 26th 2010

 

  • "For as long as I've known Jen, she's been providing great 2D work for Visions of Zosimos. She does a wonderful job leading her team, and if there's ever a spur of the moment 2D need from the 3D team, she delegates it quickly, or does it herself to keep things rolling. Thanks, Jen!"  -David Anderson, 3D Artist (Forever Interactive). October 16th 2009

 

  • "Jennifer is a highly professional individual that has proven to be a great artist and leader for Forever Interactive. She has been responsible for hiring quality people on for a project and managing their progress, quality, and work. Jennifer is very adaptable to the situation and I personally hold her in the highest regard."  -Justin Corman, Project Manager (Forever Interactive), October 14th 2009

 

Additional Honors and Awards:

  • Game of the Quarter (twice, for Willy Wonka), contributing team member, WMS Gaming 2013 and 2014
  • Game of the Quarter (The Game of Life), contributing team member, WMS Gaming 2013
  • Outstanding Student of the Quarter, Graduation Dec 2009
  • Washingtonian Award, Graduation Dec 2009
  • Cum Laude, Graduation Dec 2009
  • Full tuition scholarship valued at $70,000 to the Art Institute of Washington
  • 1st place, 24-Hour Challenge, The Art Institute of Washington, Fall 2007
  • 1st place, and Best in Show, Great Bridge High School Annual Art Show, 2006
  • 1st place Senior Division, 8th Annual Elie Wiesel Holocaust Memorial Art Show, 2005
  • Honorable Mention, the Virginian-Pilot Student Gallery, 2005
  • Who's Who Among American High School Students 2004, 2005, 2006