Jennifer Fagenbaum received her Bachelor degree from Purdue University in Family and Consumer Science Education as well as Child Development and Family Studies with minors in Psychology and business. She has worked within school corporations and community colleges, working with high school students and young adults for several years. During that time, she worked to educate individuals in life skills so they could obtain an appropriate education, a satisfying and fulfilling career, and consumer knowledge needed to become self-sufficient. These experiences helped Jennifer to understand the population she is serving and have provided her the unique ability to educate her clients while providing case management and care.
Jennifer started as the Family Service Coordinator at Family Promise of South Sarasota County when they opened and was named the Executive Director in 2016.