Jennifer was one of four children born in Raton, New Mexico. She spent her early childhood in Roy, New Mexico until her family moved to Tucumcari in 1979. There, she attended Grainger Middle School and graduated from Tucumcari High School. She then moved to Albuquerque, New Mexico to attend University of New Mexico.
After attending UNM, she worked for Southwest Airlines for the next 6 years. During this time, she met her husband of sixteen years. He was starting his business in the construction industry, Fairway, Inc. Soon she began working in the business part-time which lead to a full time position. She now acts as Vice President and CFO of the company. Her responsibilities have taught her the role of leadership and the financial challenges for any small organization.
She has learned the rewards of hard work and understands the sacrifices required for success. She attributes growing up in a close-knit family with the values she has today to be a successful wife, mother, and business women.
Member, Strategic Planning & Governance Committee