Jennifer Boynton Allen

Jennifer (Jenn) Boynton Allen is the Outreach Coordinator and Advisor in Trio Student Support Services.

After graduating with a Bachelor’s in History at Saint Joseph’s College of Maine, Jenn went on to receive her M.Ed in Higher Education with a leadership concentration from the University of Maine. Jenn spent five years working at Hiram College in Ohio as Area Coordinator and Assistant Director of Staff Development in Residential Education, and eventually Coordinator of Campus Safety. In 2007, Jenn returned to UMaine and worked as Assistant Director of Residence Life. In 2012, Jenn began working for Explorations, Foundations, and Academic Recovery at UMaine which included advising undeclared students or high risk students, and teaching first year seminars. Jenn has been with Trio Student Support Services since 2016 and oversees recruitment, publications, and programs while also working one on one with students in the program.