Jean is originally from Portland, Maine. She began working for the University of Southern Maine when miniskirts were all the rage/ aka 1977. She is the liaison with the School of Business and also coordinates Early Study-Aspirations Program for high school students. She attended USM, receiving her Master’s degree in Adult Education and Counseling and is also certified as a Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Practitioner. In her spare time she enjoys singing, reading, family and friends, and exploring the United States.