National Coordinator of Project Services
Jennifer was instrumental in creating the Hertz Design Center department at Hertz Furniture in 2009 after serving as a Regional Sales Manager in Pennsylvania for 5 years. In her role as National Coordinator, Jennifer focuses on providing a comprehensive set of complimentary design and project management services to clients who are in construction, addition and renovation growth phases. In doing so, she ensures that both the school's budget and desired learning environments are addressed in the highest regard.
As an authority on classroom design, educational environments and project management/logistics, Jennifer is available to consult with educators and administrators regarding the FF&E stages of school construction projects.
Born in Kansas, Adam has lived most of his life in Texas. After obtaining a degree in Architectural and Civil Design, Adam worked as a Project Architect / Manager for a medical facilities construction company. His responsibilities included managing multiple facility projects from the architectural design phase through construction. Adam was also responsible for all bid documents, contracts, invoices and state inspections.
In November 2011 Adam joined the Hertz Design Center team as a Project Specialist, working on projects throughout the country. Adam enjoys being a part of the team and is excited about his career with the Hertz Furniture. In his spare time Adam loves spending time with his children, Bailey and Tyson, enjoys hunting, fishing, and being outdoors, and serves his community as a certified Firefighter/EMT.
HDC Management Services Coordinator
Jackie was born in Hackettstown, New Jersey, and grew up in Pennsylvania. Prior to joining Hertz Furniture in April 2012, she worked in sales and marketing for the fragrance industry and as a client contact for a pharmaceutical software company. Jackie is a versatile, tech savvy innovator who loves challenges and working with new people. As Management Services Coordinator for Hertz Design Center, she uses her unique skill set to provide technical and personal support to both clients and colleagues. She enjoys working in a versatile position where every day holds a unique challenge.
Jackie lives in the Poconos, Pennsylvania. She loves spending time with her two French Bulldogs, travelling, photography and the great outdoors. She is a passionate participant in dog rescue efforts.
Ryan hails from a small town called Cameron located in the heart of Texas. Holding a BA in Visual Communication from Texas State University, Ryan produced catalogs for Balt and Best-Rite. After returning to school to receive a second BA in Interior Design, Ryan interned with G2 Interiors in San Antonio, Texas. Prior to joining Hertz Design Center as a Project Designer, Ryan served almost six years as the Designer/Estimator for Texwood Library Furniture and later as Design & Development Coordinator for Texwood's sister company, Royal Seating.
In his spare time, Ryan enjoys hunting down vintage furniture and accessories, drawing, and spending time on his family farm.
Originally from Southern California, Franc spent 22 years serving our country in the Air Force as both a weapons systems technician and a recruiter. During his years as a systems technician he managed several large scale, multi-million dollar projects with responsibility for personnel, budget and logistics. Franc also excelled as a recruiter, advancing himself and his organization to ‘top ranked’ standing.
After retiring from the Air Force, Franc joined Hertz Furniture in July 2012 as a Project Specialist. Since then he’s managed several large projects and also served as Client Relationship Manager for Arizona. While he enjoys the personal and professional growth he get from working for Hertz Furniture, Franc very much looks forward to the time he spends with his two children, Christian and Sarah, and doing as much outdoor activity with them as he can.
Interior Design/CAD Specialist
Jodie was born and raised in Round Rock, Texas. Growing up in the Austin metro area gave her a love for the outdoors, music and quirky creative design. In 2008, Jodie was accepted into the School of Architecture at the University of Texas at Austin. While in college, she maintained a career as a freelance model for art studios and local photographers. After 5 years in college, uncountable hours in studio, and one trip to Argentina, Jodie graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor's Degree in Architecture.
After being recruited as a Design/CAD specialist by Hertz Furniture, Jodie moved to Denver, Colorado where she now makes her home.