In 2004, Jen was diagnosed with sarcoma - a rare form of cancer - and was told her odds of beating the disease were 50/50.See other Keep Going winners and finalists at energizerhalloffame.com.
She has endured through five heartbreaking recurrences, eight courses of chemotherapy to shrink the tumors and six grueling surgeries to remove them over the past six years.
Demonstrating true Energizer Bunny® spirit, she refuses to give up. Jen vowed that if she survived, she would do something to express her gratitude. What began as a small indoor cycling event with 50 teams in 2007 is now Cycle for Survival, a 500-team event and one of the fastest-growing cancer research fundraisers in the country. Jen's determination, endless energy and positive attitude are an inspiration to everyone around her, as is the fact that she's raised more than $5 million to provide hope to millions of patients.