Jennifer Jouas

Director of Finance and Accounting

Jennifer is the foundation’s director of finance and accounting. Prior to joining Houston Endowment in 2015, Jennifer worked as a financial analyst and accounting supervisor as Occidental Petroleum. She began her career in public accounting, where she spent 3 years as an auditor in PricewaterhouseCoopers' Private Company Services group. Born and raised in Austin, Jennifer obtained undergraduate degrees in economics and Spanish at Vanderbilt University before returning to the University of Texas for the Master in Professional Accounting program. In her free time, Jennifer loves to travel, cook, ride her Peloton bike, and spend time with her husband, Daniel, and daughter, Audrey.