The Bertha Crosley Ball Center for Compassion

Jenna Shank

Administrative Specialist
photo of Jenna in front of a river

Office Location

228 Deering Avenue, Portland Campus



Academic Degrees

  • B.S. in Public Policy, Penn State University


Originally from Pennsylvania, Jenna first fell in love with Maine when she was 12 years old.  She is currently working on a Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling with a concentration in Substance Use Disorders and is looking forward to incorporating the evidence-based compassion and contemplative practices she's learned through Center programs into her work as a counseling professional.  Prior to joining the Center for Compassion, Jenna worked in state government, in public schools, and in the social work field.