Jennifer (Jen) Pope is a Pacific Northwest native who currently resides in West Richland Washington. She attended Touchet Public Schools from Kindergarten through graduation and received a BA in Spanish & Japanese from Whitman College with a WA State Teaching Certificate. Jen has worked as a farm hand, a wheat truck driver, all-around-county babysitter, a fine jewelry sales manager in Alaska and recently concluded a 20 year career as a Library Manger at Whitman College. She just began a new career as an ELL (English Language Learners) Teacher in Irrigon, OR with Stephanie. Jen has three biological children, two step-daughters, two foster sons, and currently eight grandchildren.