Jennifer Hofman, MS
Health Partnerships and Policy Specialist, Healthy Living and Government Relations Team
YMCA of the USA
Jennifer Hofman currently serves as the Health Partnerships and Policy Specialist with the YMCA of the USA’s Healthy Living and Government Relations teams. Jennifer has been with Y-USA for 3 years helping to support the various Healthier Communities Initiatives and offering support for the adoption and implementation of the Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Standards in child care organizations across the country and works to foster the partnerships that make this possible. Jennifer currently serves as the cochair for the Policy and Advocacy Working Group for the National Healthy Out-of-School Time Coalition. Prior to joining the Y, Jennifer served as the Health Fitness Supervisor at American University and worked with the National Coalition for Promoting Physical Activity helping to promote physical activity and fitness initiatives including the National Physical Activity Plan. She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in Sports Medicine and her Master’s degree from American University in Health Promotion Management.