Jen Wellock is an architectural historian and technical reviewer with the National Park Service’s States, Tribal and Local Plans and Grants Division. Jennifer has responded for the Department of the Interior under the National Response Framework, a unified response to disasters and emergencies. In 2011, she was deployed to Birmingham, Alabama to assist in recovery efforts from tornado damage. Subsequently, she assisted those deployed for the Department in New York due to Hurricane Sandy. Previous to her role at NPS, she was employed at the Virginia Department of Historic Resources as an architectural historian and at the West Virginia State Historic Preservation Office as both the tax credit coordinator and senior structural historian for review and compliance.