Jennifer is founder and Managing Partner of Prototerra Partners, a Denver-based growth capital investment firm focused on the energy-water-food space.
Prior to becoming a private investor, Jennifer spent 25 years in the energy industry. She has held leadership roles within a number of electric utilities, and has worked for the energy practices of an economic consulting firm and an investment bank. Prior to founding Prototerra, Jennifer was Director of Business Services and Transformation for Xcel Energy’s $2B Advanced Grid initiative. Jennifer has an MBA from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s MIT Sloan School, a Master’s degree in City Planning from MIT as well, and a BA from UC Berkeley.