Jennifer Gardner is the Vice President of Prosperity Works, an NGO working to power social and economic prosperity in New Mexico. She has also held positions as the CFO at Crossroads, and Program Director at Bioneers, a Santa Fe- based non-profit working on environmental and social justice. She is a native of the southwest and has lived in Albuquerque for 20 years. She holds a B.S. in Business Administration and brings over 20 years of nonprofit, government, and corporate business experience to her work, with an emphasis on operations and finance.