Jennifer Bloss serves as an Academic Advisor for the Department of Communication. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in 2002 from the University of Missouri. Her favorite courses during her undergraduate career were the History of Modern Europe and Human Resources Management. In addition to her advising role, Jennifer has served as an instructor for SSC 1151: Academic Success Seminar, a loaned executive for the MU United Way Campaign, and has held leadership positions in MU’s Advisors Forum as Awards Chair for three years and Advisors Forum Chair. She served on the Board of Directors for Columbia Entertainment Company Community Theatre for 10 years, writing grants from the Missouri Arts Council and the City of Columbia Office of Cultural Affairs. She was also involved in several productions, both on and off the stage. Her favorite part of working with students is getting to know their individual stories and helping them to develop their skills and grow throughout their time at MU.