Jennifer grew up in North Brunswick, New Jersey. She attended Middlesex County College and Rutgers University and studied Business Administration. Jennifer moved to Vermont in July of 2006 with her family to own and operate a full service country Inn, The Vermont Inn in Killington, Vermont. She owned and operated the Inn for six years. Jennifer now lives in Woodstock with her husband, Rich Kozlowski.
Jennifer has over twenty-five (25) years of experience in finance and human resources across several industries, including health & wellness, tourism & hospitality, municipal government, commercial lighting, and transportation. Prior to joining UVAC in early September of 2021, Jennifer was the Director of Finance & Human Resources for Advance Transit, the Upper Valley’s bus transportation agency and prior to that she was the Director of Finance & Administration for six years (6) at a women’s residential health & wellness retreat program in Ludlow, VT. Prior to moving to VT and to purchase the Vermont Inn, she was a Controller and shareholder for fifteen (15) years at a very successful commercial lighting representative agency.
Jennifer is an experienced and credentialed Human Resource professional from SHRM and has held a SHRM-CP Certification since December of 2016.
Jennifer is the Vice President of the Friends of the Norman Williams Library, former Treasurer of the Ottaquechee Health Foundation, and Treasurer of The Scotland House. Jennifer was a Girl Scout Leader for six years in New Jersey and served on the Killington Chamber of Commerce Board for four years. She also co-founded the Girls on the Run chapter out of Barstow Elementary School and co-led the team for two years.