Jennifer joins IMR with over 7 years of experience working in the Quality Department at Toyota North American Manufacturing headquarters. Her background includes working in the Quality Department Metals and Chemicals groups. Her material knowledge includes metallurgical (weld, heat treat, metal forming), and anticorrosion (sealers, coatings, and plating) processes, part quality knowledge, and failure analysis of field and process related issues.
Jennifer received her Bachelor of Science in Materials Engineering from the University of Cincinnati. She began working full time with Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America directly out of college. Each job role at Toyota included supplier process audits for material manufacturing processes (such as heat treating, welding, coatings, plating), confirming the quality and robustness of supplied parts and manufacturing quality systems, as well as performing failure analysis on various types of materials.
In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys taking and teaching yoga classes, as well as traveling, being outdoors and cooking.