Jennifer Bornemann, SW00

Jennifer is a Commander in the U.S. Public Health Service. She recently joined the DHHS Office of the Assistant Secretary of Preparedness and Response as the long-term health and social services recovery lead in Regions IV and V. She previously served as the Resilience Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, focusing on the well-being of employees on public health emergency responses. Jennifer has also served as a public health advisor in the suicide prevention branch at SAMHSA and as a program manager for the Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress. She has provided clinical social work services at Walter Reed and deployed for numerous missions, including the Ebola epidemics in Liberia and DRC, as well as natural disasters and mass casualty events throughout the United States. Prior to her commission in the U.S. Public Health Service, she was a Vice President with the Credit Suisse Americas Foundation. Jennifer received her B.A. from the University of Maryland. She holds an MSSW from the Columbia School of Social Work.