Ms Jennings grew up in Alexandria, Virginia. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a B.A. in Sociology and an M.T. in Elementary Education in 2017. She worked at an international school in Beijing as a Year 3 ESL teacher. She then transitioned to the homeroom at another Beijing international school, where she continued teaching Year 3 students for the following four years. She enjoyed working with students during her undergraduate studies. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, travelling, baking, and playing board games with friends.