Jenn fell in love with ballooning during her first flight in Gallup, NM in 1982. Earning her commercial LTA rating in 1992, she’s been involved in many aspects of the sport over the years. A long-time member of the Great Eastern Balloon Association (GEBA), she has served on the board of directors and as editor of GEBA’s newsletter, SKYWRITER. She is also a member of the BFA, AAAA and AOPA. Jenn has met so many great people from all over the world through the shared experience of ballooning, having flown in many U.S. states, Canada, Mexico, France, and Spain. Currently, she flies her new balloon, Whirled Peace, a lightweight Ultramagic Z-90 built in 2023.