Jennifer Ponce, Executive Director

Jennifer Ponce, Executive Director of Kasem Cares is a certified public health specialist, a bilingual prevention education specialist at Laura’s House, and a Domestic Violence Expert. She received a bachelor’s of Science degree in Community Health with an emphasis in community health education from Utah Valley University in Orem, UT. Jennifer has vast experience working with at risk populations, in poverty stricken communities, with victims and survivors of abuse, in drug treatment centers, and in government mental health facilities. Jennifer has performed community outreach and education domestically and internationally. Working tirelessly in poverty stricken areas of area of Central America, she aided members of the community in becoming self-sufficient by helping the population thrive in its own setting. Using evidenced based methods she developed and implemented community classes that covered everything from essential job skills and sanitation to basic gardening techniques. Continue reading