Meet Jennifer Stein! She is a wife, mother of three young adults, and 5 fur babies. She loves rescues. She moved here from Florida with her family. Her husband is a investigator with the Habersham County Sheriff’s Department. She has a servants heart and it shows every day. She strives to help families “keep it together” in all aspects.
Q: What inspired you or led you to your current career?
A: “With my husband’s work, I heard of all types of child abuse. I served on the board of directors for the Prevent Child Abuse Habersham/Family Resource Center. I wanted to make a positive impact. I served as president for the board and I wanted to do more for the children and families. The position was converted to a full-time position. I learned as much as I could to help make this organization grow to serve more families. I enjoy the collaboration with other non-profits. It is exciting and fulfilling.”
Q: Who is the most interesting person you’ve met here in Habersham County?
A: “My husband… I am in awe of his selflessness and his caring. He is the reason I am in this career.”
Q: What is your favorite restaurant in Habersham County, and what do you love there?
A: “Harvest Habersham. I love the farm to table concept, the unique menu. It changes weekly and it is all delicious.”
Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would it be? And why?
A: “Europe… for the historical perspective.”
Q: What is the first movie you remember seeing in a theater?
A: “Dumbo… lol”
Q: What advice would you give a crowd of people?
A: “Be yourself… Be brave… put yourself out there. Everyone is special and unique and can do great things.”
Q: What is your favorite thing about Habersham County?
A: “The sense of community and belonging. This community is very supportive and caring.”
Q: Where do you see yourself in five or 10 years?
A: “Right here…. I am very happy.”
Q: What is something interesting that most people don’t know about you?
A: “As much I as love socializing… I do love my quiet time.”
Q: What three words mean “Home” to you?
A: “Secure, Belong, Love”