KKTV Moms Everyday Host Jen Lennon spent most of her childhood growing up in Colorado Springs. Before that, her love of travel was sparked touring Europeas the youngest child of an Air Force family stationed in England. Her passion for history, music and theatre started on these memorable trips. Jen graduated from Doherty High School in the Springs and then headed to the Midwest to pursure an education that would combine her love of the arts and working with children. Jen holds a B.S. in Performance Studies and an M.S. in Education and Social Policy from Northwestern University. Jen began her teaching and performaing careers in the suburbs of Chicago, but relocated to Canada after meeting her husband, Greg.
Jen continued her teaching and performing in the Toronto area. She bean her family in Canada with two sons born a year apart, and then chose to return to her roots in Colorado.
Jen is thrilled to be near family again in Southern Colorado including her big brother, KKTV Evening Anchorman Don Ward. Jen and her husband added a third child, a daughter, to the family shortly after returning to the Springs.
Jen is passionate about children... her own and others.
"Being a mom is the most exhausting and exhilarating job! I believe in not only investing time in my own children's development, but in all children in our community. Moms Everyday has been the perfect opportunity for me to sit down with our expert partners and ask the questions all moms want to know. KKTV has provided a winderful forum for moms to connect, learn and share," said Jen.
Jen continues to pursue her love of the ats by performing and teaching most recently with the Fine Arts Center, C.S. Children's Chorale and Academy District 20.
Jen and Greg invite you to join them and other KKTV viewers on this fascinating vacation to Canada!