Jen Harrington   -  Volunteer Faculty at the Leadership Institute

Jen Harrington

Jen joins Conservative Connector after spending last cycle working at the Prosper Group. Prior to the Prosper Group, Jen worked several election cycles in senior positions with candidates at all levels from City Council to the U.S. Senate. Jen’s political experience also includes working on multiple ballot initiatives and issue advocacy campaigns, as well as forming one of the first SuperPACs to elect conservative candidates.

Most recently Jen worked in Wisconsin on the recall effort over the summer of 2011, successfully defending the Republican majority in the State Senate.

Jen’s broad experience provides her with a deep understanding of how to develop efficient organizations, fundraising operations, effective messaging and overall strategy.

Jen served as an Associate Director in the White House Office of Political Affairs during the George W. Bush administration. Prior to that she worked in international policy with the Department of Homeland Security where she facilitated science and technology activities in the following divisions: Explosives, Chemical/Biological Defense, Infrastructure Protection & Disaster Management, Human Factors/Behavioral Sciences, Cyber Security and Borders & Maritime Security with several countries including Russia, the United Kingdom, Sweden, Australia, Singapore, Canada and Israel.

Jen is a graduate of Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.