Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science - Psychology
Mrs. Jennifer McGowan
Mrs. McGowan is a Chicago native and received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Lewis University. She was a four year varsity athlete in the sport of volleyball and received All-American Honors her senior year. She is teaching 6th, 7th, and 8th grade Physical Education and Health. Prior to N. P. Trist she taught special education and coached girls and boys volleyball. Outside of school Mrs. McGowan enjoys spending time with her husband, 2 dogs, hiking, running marathons, and cheering on the Chicago Bears.
Mrs. McGowan is thrilled to be part of your student's physical education. She believes communication is key and is happy to speak with parents/guardians, please feel free to contact her with any comments, questions, or concerns. She is excited to begin the year and cannot wait to meet her new students!