Jennifer Cohen is an American personality and an athletic director. She has been staying in Washington for around 24 years. She is now the 10th athletic director for the University of Southern California and previously was the athletic director for the University of Washington from 2016–2023.
Jennifer Cohen was born and raised in Arcadia, California, United States. She moved to Tacoma, Washington, in second grade with her family. She is also known as Jennifer Smith. She attended San Diego State University and Pacific Lutheran University to complete her primary education.
Jennifer received her degree in physical education from San Diego State University in 1991. Then, she received her master’s in physical education from Pacific Lutheran University in 1994. Since she completed her education, she has been working as an athletic director.
Jennifer Cohen Career
Cohen was first hired as an interim director at the University of Washington on 1st February 2016. Then on 25th May 2016, she became the 17th athletic director to be hired at the University of Washington. At the university during hiring, she was one of just three female athletic directors and the only female AD in the Pac-12.
She returned to her university, where she studied master’s and worked as an athletics administrator. Additionally, she has worked at various other universities, including the University of Puget Sound, Texas Tech University, and the University of Washington, beginning in 1998. Then in 2023, she began working for USC.
Athletic Director For USC
She has been an athletic director at the University of Washington for around eight years. The university [USC] announced her as the 10th athletic director on Monday, 21st August 2023, making her the first female and 54-year-old personality to hold this position.
The former athletic director Mike Bohn stepped down because of the criticism over mismanagement and misconduct allegations. Since then, there has been no athletic director for around three months at USC. Cohen will be taking over the position that was unstable for many months.
Jennifer Cohen Biography
|Real Name||Jennifer Cohen|
|Age (as of 2023)||54 Years|
|Birth Place||United States|
|Profession||USC’s Athletic Director|
|College||San Diego State University|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimeters – 168 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 75 kg – in Pounds – 165 lbs|
Jennifer Cohen Family
|Who is Jennifer Cohen’s husband?||Bill Cohen|
|Children||Two (Tyson & Dylan Cohen)|
Jennifer Cohen is a happy-living married woman. She has been married to Bill Cohen, and the two have given birth to two sons who have become adults. The names of their children are Tyson and Dylan.
Jennifer Cohen Social Media
On Twitter, Jennifer goes by the handle name – @JenniferCohenUW, which she joined in May 2016. She has 7,708 followers and 70 in the following list. She wasn’t highly active on her Twitter account, and her last post dated back to June 2018. @USC_Athletics highlights Jennifer Cohen and welcomes her to the USC Trojans team on Twitter.
Jennifer Cohen Net Worth
Jennifer Cohen has been working for more than twenty years. She is undoubtedly earning enough to have her livelihood and manage things. We can estimate her net worth as $2 to $3 million. Moreover, the estimated pay for any athletic director at USC is around $62,064 annually. This may include additional bonuses, stock profits, commissions, and other allowances.