Jennifer Wells

Board Member

Jennifer Wells is the Youth Development Director and statewide school organizer with West Virginia Healthy Kids and Families Coalition and the Our Children Our Future Campaign. As an organizer, Jennifer is recruiting and developing young leaders throughout West Virginia to build a sustainable young leader movement. The movement seeks to place young West Virginians in places of power and decision-making in the state’s future. Jennifer is graduate of a West Virginia University with a Master’s in Social Work. With over ten years of social work experience, Jennifer has worked in child welfare, juvenile justice, and Medicaid Disabled Waiver programming. Jennifer currently serves as the Western Regional Representative on the WV Chapter of National Association of Social Workers Board, Goodwill of KYOWVA Board, WV Center for Budget and Policy Board, and is active with Huntington Women’s Caucus and League of Women Voters. She and her husband, David, reside in Huntington, West Virginia.