Name: Jennifer Selvitella

Role:   Board of Directors

Term Expires: March 31, 2020

Email:  jselvitella@fostercitychamber.com

Jennifer Selvitella is a local State Farm Insurance agent specializing in Professional Risk Management.  She has owned her business since 2000 acting as CEO.  Jennifer was raised in Foster City where her family The Minkey’s, were very active in Foster City passing on their ideals of giving back to the community to their daughter.  Jennifer has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of San Francisco and is a proud Don!  While living in the city, she worked with disadvantaged youth and was the Co-chair of a Summer Youth Employment program through the San Francisco Mayor’s office.

Jennifer started her involvement in the city initially through her 3 children serving the PTA as President and earning the prestigious Honorary Service Work Award for her dedication to Foster City Elementary School.  She has coached girls softball and soccer sitting on both the Foster City Youth Softball Association Board and the American Youth Soccer Organization Board.

Jennifer ran for City Council in 2011 and though she did not win, she continued to be a champion for Foster City ultimately serving on the Parks and Recreation Committee.  She keeps her finger on the pulse of the city following local issues which can impact residents and small business owners, often meeting and discussing her opinions with city officials.