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Jennifer Rister

Jennifer Rister
Position: Housing/Energy Director

Phone: 618-963-2387

Jennifer Rister is a Southern Illinois native with a Bachelor Degree in Agriculture Science from Murray State University.  Her area of concentration was in Public Service and Leadership.

Jennifer started her career with WADI in 2011 as an Outreach Worker at the Hamilton County office in McLeansboro.  After 6 months there, funding was cut for this position.  Jennifer came back to WADI in 2012 as the Saline County Manager.  In fall 2015, she accepted the Housing/Energy Coordinator position at the Central Office.

After successful completion of the Weatherization Certification Training program, Jennifer was promoted to Housing/Energy Director on July 1st, 2016.  She will be responsible for all Housing, Weatherization and Liheap programs.

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