Jennifer Barnes was born in Texas and raised in and around the Sacramento area. She’s married with five kids ranging in ages from 18 down to newly born in 2015. Her family is big on camping, the old fashioned tent way, and has been to nearly all the State Parks in California and most of the National Parks in the West. Her background is in Social Science and Sociology and she has worked for the state since 2000. Jennifer works in SNC’s Human Resources/Personnel Office providing many services to the staff including payroll, benefits, and class reviews. Jennifer enjoys working for SNC because she loves what we stand for in preservation and knows the work we do in the Sierra Nevada Region is beneficial to all.