Jen Bhartiya has over 15 + years of military and government service combined.

Her assignments include 6 years of active duty Army serving in Germany and Austria as a US Army Transportation Officer, 2 years as a KBR contractor in Kuwait working in logistics operations, and 10 years of Army DoD civilian experience in Germany, Belgium and the USA. Her professional highlights include working at the Austrian Defense Department in Vienna, coordinating a multitude of international conferences hosted by the US Government in various European countries, and working on high-level visits for the US SecDef and US SecState for ministerial meetings at NATO while in Brussels. She has been assigned as the FORSCOM Liaison officer to the Pentagon since July 2013.

Ms. Bhartiya holds a Bachelors degree from James Madison University, and a Masters in International Relations from the University of Oklahoma. She is originally from Williamsburg, VA. She is married, has a 2 year old son, and lives in Arlington. She is active in the Fairlington MOMS club, and enthusiastic about joining the SPWA board.