Jolene is the Assistant Admissions Director at Western Nebraska Community College, where she graduated with her AS in 2016. Her plan was to attend UNMC, where she earned an honors seat in their BSN program but knew her heart was in higher education and joined the Admissions team about a month after graduation. She then went on to earn her bachelor’s degree from Bellevue University and is now looking into earning her Masters’ degree. Jolene also serves as President of NACRAO as well as being involved in various committees at WNCC.
Jolene has raised two daughters, Kalynn, 20, and Leah, 24, and she now lives in Greeley, CO. She enjoys spending time with her daughters, her bonus children, and her precious granddaughter.