Jennifer Wells

Director of Day & Community Programs

Jennifer joined In Flight, Inc. in June of 2018 after working for The Arc of Dutchess and then New Horizons Resources. Jennifer began her career in 2000 as a DSP, followed by roles including Rec.Manager, IRA Coordinator, MSC, and AD of Community Programs. Jennifer has a BS in Sociology with a minor in Mathematics from Saint Joseph's University. She spent a year after college serving with JVC and continues to volunteer with Special Olympics and Girl Scouts. In 2013 Jennifer was chosen as one of the Dutchess County Chamber's Forty under 40 award recipients. She has always had a passion for working with people with developmental disabilities and in May of 2017 Jennifer completed her Master's degree in Developmental Disabilities with a concentration in Leadership and Advocacy from Nova Southeastern University. Jennifer is most proud of raising her daughter and coordination of the annual Holiday Formal Dance since 2005, which is a sell-out event, attended by over 400 people with disabilities from local sister agencies every year.