Jennifer “Jenna” Bonavia joined Applied Economics as a Consultant in 2017. Jenna primarily provides support for intellectual property matters.
Jenna earned a BS with Comprehensive Honors in Biology and Anthropology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an MA in Anthropology from the University of Texas at San Antonio. As an undergraduate, Jenna was a member of the Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Beta Kappa honor societies.
Prior to joining AECGI, Jenna was a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow at the University of Colorado Boulder. As an NSF GRF, Jenna gained extensive research, data analysis, and writing experience. As part of her own research project, Jenna spent several months in Uganda, studying olive baboon ecology.