Jennifer Herrera is the Senior Director of Operations and Strategy for ProjectEd, a consulting group dedicated to helping good education products end up in the hands of learners and educators who need them.
Jenny is a born educator, beginning her career as student teacher in Lancaster County, PA, before becoming a classroom teacher and literacy coach in the Orange County School District in North Carolina.She is a certified reading specialist, receiving her Masters of Education degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2011.
In 2013, Jenny signed on as Amplify’s Senior Education Consultant, testing new products in the field alongside teachers across the country, and both designing and delivering data-driven professional development.
She is a co-organizer of the RTP EdTech Meetup, a salsa dancer, and a passionate lover of horses. She volunteers with the North Carolina Therapeutic Riding Center, working with children and adults who face physical, mental, emotional and social challenges.