As vice president of technical services at Pepper Construction, Jen provides strategic direction for the company with regard to Building Information Modeling (BIM), Virtual Design and Construction (VDC), laser scanning, virtual reality and other technical services specialties. She serves as a key advisor to project teams on constructability and implementation strategies throughout the early stages of project design and development, as well as providing leadership on construction, fabrication and facility management.
Jen has more than 12 years of experience in architecture, engineering and construction.
She is a leader in the Chicago virtual construction community, speaking frequently and running workshops educating others on BIM. She has been recognized among 2017 BD+C’s 40 Under 40, Builtworlds Top 50 Technology Adoptions Leaders of 2017, 2016 Women in Construction by Constructech Magazine, Chicago Building Congress Future Leaders and ENR Midwest’s Top 20 Under 40.
Jen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Architectural Studies and a Master of Architecture, Structures, both from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.