Jenny is a leader in academic advising and coaching. She was recently featured in the Chronicle of Higher Education as a ‘revolutionary’ in higher ed. See an infographic detailing her work.
Prior to her appointment at the University of South Carolina in August 2007, Jenny served as the associate dean for student affairs and the Medical Scholars Program at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Urbana-Champaign. she was elected to serve as the 2007-08 president of the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA). She has co-authored three books: Appreciative College Instruction, The Appreciative Advising Revolution, and Career Aspirations & Expeditions: Advancing Your Career in Higher Education Administration.