In her roles at Treasury, Jennifer developed and led the implementation of counter-illicit finance strategies and policies. She was most recently Treasury’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes, and served as the Vice President of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the global standard setter for anti-money laundering and countering the financing of terrorism.
Jennifer has deep expertise in the U.S. and international regulatory frameworks for anti-money laundering, counter-terrorist financing, and counter-proliferation financing, as well as the range of illicit finance and sanctions risks companies face today. She has extensive experience working with foreign governments and financial institutions to prevent, mitigate and respond to illicit finance threats.
Jennifer holds a master’s degree in foreign service from Georgetown University, and a bachelor’s degree from Wake Forest University. She has also taught as an adjunct professor in Georgetown’s security studies program. She resides in Washington, D.C.
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