Jennifer began her career in construction as a Regional Manager in Southern California for Lennar Homes, Inc. (a Fortune 500 Company) from 1998 to 2006, where she headed the Low-Voltage Installation Division. She also oversaw the roll-out and administration of online plan review as well as scheduling and billing software applications with thousands of subcontractor as well as corporate personnel. Her efforts helped modernize Lennar’s field operations incorporating technology in Southern California in a notoriously slow to adapt industry. In that and other leadership capacities Jennifer supported thousands of custom and turnkey homes being built yearly in the midst of the historic 2000’s housing boom with Lennar.
In 2006, Jennifer started Pennsylvania Coatings (PA Coatings) with her husband Christopher Reese to combine her broad and considerable construction and management experience with Chris’s extensive paint and coatings experience. As CEO for Pennsylvania Coatings since its inception in 2006, she has driven the business and financial end of our organization. Her ability to innovate and her wisdom has help push our company to exponential growth in 12 years and counting. In addition, in 2018, Jennifer spearheaded the creation and opening of our grading division Pennsylvania Grading Company managed by 40+ year industry veteran Sonny Holland. Jennifer studied Organizational Leadership at Azusa Pacific University.
Jennifer serves humbly as a leader in Centerpoint Church Murrieta women’s ministry, which serves many hundreds of women across the Temecula valley. She is known for an attitude of servanthood for those in need, spreading the love of Jesus, and helping in any way she can, those who need it the most. Jennifer served as committee Chairman for Younglife (non-profit) in the Murrieta Temecula Valley from 2011-2016, supporting youth outreach ministry in the area. Thanks to Jennifer’s generous spirit, we can gladly claim to have donated a large portion of our revenue to ministry throughout the region. You can be sure that when you contract Pennsylvania Coatings Inc. for your projects, a large portion of the revenue will be paid forward to spread the good news of Jesus and to help others. Jen is the proud mom of her and Chris’s 4 year old son Robbie. Pennsylvania Coatings Inc. is a proudly woman-owned business that consistently exceeds industry service and performance standards thanks to Jennifer’s leadership and faith.