An editor and writer for more than 25 years, Jen promotes the firm and its successful projects through multiple channels. She is an engaging speaker and has helped land pieces in numerous media, including the New York Times, the San Jose Mercury News, and the San Francisco Chronicle. Known for creative collaborating, Jen is an advocate for creating walkable and bikable communities that are accessible to all.
Jen manages the Visual Communications team, Nelson\Nygaard’s in-house specialists in document and graphic design, illustration, marketing and branding, and website design. Previously, Jen was Communications Director for Greenbelt Alliance, a Bay Area environmental nonprofit. A former reporter and newspaper editor, she has written articles and columns for many publications including the Marin Independent Journal and Huffington Post SF.