Jenny Gross was born in Columbia, SC. She was raised in Charlotte, NC and went to college at Appalachian State University. After graduating college she became an Event Planner for a small association management company. A couple years later she accepted a position with IMG in their sports division as an Account Executive. Her career path lead into sales where she first sold advertising for Primedia and in 2003 became an Executive Surgical Device Specialist for Covidien. She transferred to Southern California in 2008 and began participating in CASA OC events in 2010. She is honored to be a new board member taking an active role in improving foster children's lives in Orange County.