Jennifer Wellman was born, raised, and still resides in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended Georgia State University where she received a Bachelor in Fine Arts in Sculpture. She later returned to Georgia State University to pursue a Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She started her career in the hospitality industry in 2003 with Soho Myriad as an art consultant, and gradually moved into a business development role. In 2015 she joined Lexmark Hospitality. She found that the carpet industry provided the perfect combination of creative and technology and is the current VP of Architecture and Design Sales. She is actively involved in NEWH and has been a board member in her home chapter since 2012. She presently serves as the President of that chapter. In her spare time, you can be sure that she will be at an indoor cycling class or hanging out with her friends cooking dinner and trying a new wine.