Jen Bowman is the acting director of environmental programs at Ohio University’s Voinovich School. She works with stakeholders to shape and implement programs that elevate and enhance Ohio University's environmental research. Jen coordinates the watershed research efforts of the Appalachian Watershed Research Group across campus involving staff, faculty, and students. She conducts chemical water quality data analysis, interpretation and report writing for state and federal watershed partners. She leads the statewide online database management system for watershed stakeholders and has done extensive research in acid mine drainage water quality characterization and restoration. Jen holds a bachelor's degree in Environmental Geology and a master's degree in Environmental Geochemistry, both from Ohio University.