Jennifer Gentry joined the staff of Germantown Presbyterian Church as Preschool Director in 2019, upon the retirement of Cathy Smith. She has a Bachelor of Marketing degree as well as a Master of Arts in Teaching, both from The University of Memphis. In addition, she holds a certification in gifted education. She taught elementary school for Memphis City Schools prior to taking leave to stay at home with her children. Jennifer joined the staff of Germantown Presbyterian Preschool in 2013 when she opened the Infant class. She was no stranger to the Preschool, as her three children attended GPP for 10 years. She also served as Vice Chairperson and Chairperson for the Preschool. In 2017, Jennifer became Assistant Director, working alongside Cathy Smith for two years. As Director, Jennifer looks forward to continuing the mission of the Preschool, helping to provide a safe, nurturing, Christian environment where children can learn and thrive, and parents are supported and encouraged as they strive to raise their children well.
Jennifer was born in Arkansas and grew up in Memphis. She is married to Eric Gentry and they have three children who attend Westminster Academy. The Gentrys are members of St. Patrick Presbyterian Church in Collierville, where Eric is an elder and Jennifer serves in the nursery, and they are leaders of their Community Group. Their children are very involved in sports and other extra-curricular activities at Westminster which provides for a busy, but fun schedule! In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys spending time with family, traveling, cooking, sewing, painting and reading.
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