Jennifer  Gile

Instructional Lab Technician, Chemistry

Jennifer has worked at Mission College since 2004. In addition to providing the behind the scenes support for the Chemistry courses, Jennifer serves on several campus committees including the Classified Senate and Governance and Planning. Before joining the staff at Mission College, Jennifer worked in the pharmaceutical industry.

Education

B.S. in Genetics, minor in Dramatic Arts, University of California Davis

Expertise

Having been a student at Cabrillo College in Aptos, Jennifer has an enthusiasm for supporting the community college student.  Jennifer remembers the great teachers and staff that supported her and strives to encourage Mission students to love Chemistry and achieve their Transfer or Career Technical Education goals. The best part of her job is preparing demos for the students to experience.  To quote a former teacher, "“If it changes color or catches fire, you’ve got their attention!"

Fast Facts

In her free time, Jennifer has a variety of hobbies such as beekeeping, reading, gardening, travel, and volunteering as an EMT with RockMed.  Jennifer also loves testing new demos on her nieces, nephew, and anyone else that comes in the door!  Jennifer is a founding member of the San Jose Bike Train, a social bike commute that runs twice a month.  

 

Jennifer Gile

Jennifer Gile
phone: 408-855-5297
email: jennifer.gile@wvm.edu
office: SCI-261