Senior Administrative Assistant
Jen is the Senior Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Branford College. Currently a resident of North Haven, she and her husband have 4 rescued animals: Darby, a Yorkie and certified therapy dog; Milo, a maltese/poodle mix; Tucker, a shih tzu/lhasa apso mix; and Marzipan, a calico cat. They also raise call ducks.
Jen is a graduate of Albertus Magnus College where she double majored in English and Communications. She has worked at Yale since 2007, working in the Yale Child Study Center and the Divinity School before joining Branford College. Jen is an avid Beatles fan, drives a 1957 Chevrolet BelAir and enjoys being an aunt to her 8 year old niece, Lily.
Darby is an 8 year old rescue Yorkie. Certified through the Alliance of Therapy Dogs, he enjoys pets and cuddles, as well as an occasional treat. Several times a week, Darby can be found in the Dean’s office answering phones, filing or taking a nap.