Biography

Jen FitzPatrick has served as the Associate Director of College Counseling at Columbus Academy since 2012. With over 20 years of experience in the college counseling profession, Jen assists in college planning for juniors and seniors and also serves as an advisor on campus, having been named a “Counselor That Changes Lives” by the Colleges That Change Lives organization. In addition to her main role, Jen also works with the PACA Youth Sports program and is a volunteer coach for fifth and sixth grade girls lacrosse. Jen and her husband Mark, a professor and coach at Denison University, have a sixth-grade daughter Molly ’25.

Jen’s favorite thing about Columbus Academy

I love the people here, from my colleagues to the parents, and especially the students. I genuinely love coming to work every single day.”

Little-known fact

Despite the Irish last name, don't be fooled: I come from a large Italian family.”

Favorite sports team

Pittsburgh Steelers.

Education
  • B.A. Allegheny College