Jen Crabtree is a second-generation Kent State University alum who began her career on the Kent campus when she completed an internship with the Kent State Alumni Association.
After graduating in 2001 with a B.A. in visual communication design Jen went on to use her talents as an independent designer as well as at a design and marketing communications firm where she worked for nearly 18 years. She acquired extensive experience with creative visual design and brand management while building strong branding programs for local, regional and national clients. Jen returned to Kent State University in 2021 to support the College of the Arts where she now serves as the Director of Marketing, Communications & Public Relations.