Jennifer Ryan, Vice President

Jennifer Ryan joined the Pause 4 Paws board in August 2016 and served as the President in 2017 and 2018. She currently serves as Vice President of the Board and is involved in all aspects of the organization, with a focus on communications and strategic planning. Jennifer returned to Minnesota in 2016 after more than 20 years in the Washington, DC area and is thrilled to have the opportunity to support an important organization like P4P.  In her spare time, Jennifer serves as the Executive Vice President at Harbage Consulting, a national health care policy consulting firm focused on promoting access to health insurance coverage, particularly for low-income populations.  Previously, Jennifer served as the Director of Intergovernmental and External Affairs for the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), where she led the agency's stakeholder engagement work and developed the Medicaid.gov and InsureKidsNow.gov websites. Jennifer has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Communications from Gustavus Adolphus College.  She lives in Medina with her husband, Mark Geibig, their two sons and their 8-year old rescue dog, a beagle-mix named Riley Petunia Ryan Geibig.