Jennifer is a documentary filmmaker and editor based out of Chicago. She works in sound, image, and archives to create works that aspire to a more affective experience and knowledge of history. She is the recipient of major fellowships and awards from the Fulbright-García Robles Foundation and the Social Science Research Council and has participated in the 2019 Poetics and Politics Symposium at UCSC, the University Film and the Video Association Fellows Program, the Telluride Student Symposium and the UnionDocs Summer Intensive in New York. She received her MFA (2019) in the Documentary Media program at Northwestern University and has a PhD in history from Indiana University (2015). She currently works as the Program Coordinator for the IUPLR/UIC Mellon Fellows Program and as an instructor of film studies at the University of Illinois-Chicago.