Sonya Jennings, originally from Alton, Illinois, first came to Ames in 1988. While she eventually earned a masters degree in Food Science from Iowa State, it wasn’t until she returned to Ames as a professional in 1997 that she got involved at BCC. Her initial leadership involvement was as special events coordinator and a children’s ministry leader. She is now on the Ministry Leadership Team, serving as Outreach, Extension and Collaboration leader. She enjoys quality time and making memories around family, friends, and food!