Jen is an ABC-certified prosthetist for Hanger Clinic in Holland, Michigan.
As a clinician with more than 20 years of experience in the field, Jen is fully versed in prosthetics for all ages. She specializes in solving challenging cases, including hip disarticulation, hemipelvectomy, rotationplasty, upper extremity prosthetics, congenital limb deficiencies such as proximal femoral focal deficiency (PFFD), fibular hemimelia, and multiple limb involvement.
Jen is passionate about empowering patients to communicate and reach their goals. She creates an environment of trust to help patients feel comfortable, and dedicates herself to delivering prosthetic solutions that support their aspirations. When working with pediatric patients, she enjoys building lifelong friendships with the children and their families, and providing devices that help enable their independence.
Jen also supports future clinicians, mentoring orthotic and prosthetic students and residents during their clinical rotations.
Outside of work, Jen enjoys outdoor activities, playing volleyball, and spending time with her family and friends.
- Bachelor of Science in Biology, Hillsdale College, 2001
- Associates of Specialized Technology in Prosthetic and Orthotic Technician, Median School of Allied Health Careers, 2003
- Post-Graduate Certification in Prosthetics, Northwestern University, 2005