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Jen Griswold

Jen Griswold is both an accomplished entrepreneur and military officer with a big heart for serving. She is committed to educating military spouses, sharing resources, and inspiring them to start businesses of their own.

Her career began as a Distinguished Graduate from the Air Force Academy in 2000 and continued as a successful military officer. Jen was always called to serve. However, after marrying a fellow military officer and having children, Jen was ready to serve the military community in other meaningful ways. She left the Active Duty Air Force, determined to find a flexible solution somewhere in between full-time work and stay-at-home mom. Jen found it by leaning on her skills and training and starting her own businesses. Today, Jen leads the training, development and production of a team of over 8,000 cutting-edge entrepreneurs and co-founded Team G.i.V.e, a group who produces over $20M in skincare sales annually. 

With several successful business ventures under her belt, Jen now pursues her passion to show members of the military community how they can find fulfillment through entrepreneurship too. Jen's approach is unique because she believes that service and giving are just as important to business ownership as they are to military life. In her blog (www.missionmilpreneur.com) and book (Mission: Entrepreneur), Jen builds a community and encourages the rise of more military entrepreneurs as a way to strengthen military families, strengthen military retention rates, and strengthen the country.

Jen lives in Arlington, Virginia with her C-17 pilot husband, Kevin, and their two children, Cole and Ally.