Jenine worked in the emergency room and as an EMT before joining the Lory's Place team. In her time in those positions she witnessed many families begin their grief process. Jenine began her journey at Lory’s Place as a facilitator and has also experienced significant deaths in her life. She has always wanted to be that person she needed or wished she had in her life during those tough times.
Jenine is now pursuing her passion for social work. She is currently studying at Southwestern Michigan College, set for graduation next summer. After graduation she plans to attend Western Michigan University to obtain her bachelor’s degree with a masters in social work being her final goal. Jenine additionally volunteers with the Victim Services Unit with the Berrien County Sheriff’s Department.