Jen

Jen Pollard Scott, MPH

Jen Scott is the Rural Outreach Coordinator for the Mobile Autism Clinic (MAC) and the Grants Specialist for the Virginia Tech Center for Autism Research.  She is a proud graduate of Virginia Tech (Psychology and Family and Child Development, ’95) and received her Master of Public Health from Tulane University.  Over the years, she has worked in various non-profit and public sectors. 

 She has provided specialized services to a variety of populations, including Sign Language interpreting in the public school setting, refugee mental and public health services for the Roanoke City Health Department, and accessibility services for students living with disabilities at Radford University.  Since her arrival in Blacksburg, she has nurtured a passion for the nearby culture of Central Appalachia and expresses it through clogging and supporting live Old Time music whenever she can.