Ms. Jenkins has over 18 years of experience in the planning, management and administration of FEMA Public Assistance Grants Programs for state and local government agencies. She has supervised the management and operations for billions of dollars in Federal and State Disaster Recovery grants. In addition, to supervising a staff of fifty or more people during multiple State and Federally Declared disaster events, her position(s) in disaster recovery also required coordinating with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in reference to policies and regulations regarding program implementation, insurance, project worksheet closeouts, disaster closeouts and audits. Ms. Jenkins is the Project Manager for the Office of Risk Management Disaster Recovery contracts. She manages the daily disaster recovery efforts for approximately $4 billion in federal grants for Hurricanes; Katrina, Rita, Gustav, Ike, Isaac, Harvey, the March Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding and August Louisiana Severe Storms and Flooding. Ms. Jenkins earned her Bachelor and Master Degrees from North Carolina Central University.