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Jennifer Henderson ’96 named Alumna of the Year at Alumni Medal Dinner

10.07.2019 | By:

Jennifer Oliver Henderson is a marketing communication specialist with nearly 20 years of experience in graphic design, marketing, public relations and brand development.

After graduating in 1996, her career began working in advertising agencies, then serving as the director of communications for Texas Wesleyan University. Since founding her firm J.O. in 1998, Henderson has focused on providing full-service marketing and public relations in a variety of industries and clients locally and internationally. She is also the founder of the nonprofit marketing agency, The Cause Agency, and also owns and curates Gallery 440 in Near Southside Fort Worth.

Her professional achievements include many awards such as Fort Worth Business Press’ 40 Under 40 and Great Women of Texas just to name a few. Not to mention, her firm J.O. is the recipient of more than 100 local to international professional awards.

Jennifer has been an active alumna and always willing to lend a hand for the TXWES Alumni Association. She has sponsored multiple events; served on various panels – most recently for the Women in Leadership Forum; and even hosted an event at her business, J.O., last spring.

Help celebrate Jennifer and her contributions and dedication to Texas Wesleyan at the Alumni Medal Dinner on Oct. 18 in the Martin Center.

About the Alumni Medal Dinner

Each year, Texas Wesleyan University honors distinguished alumni and friends. Their achievements and contributions are amazing reflections of the University, and we are honored to celebrate and recognize them each year.

The Alumni Medal Dinner is at the Martin Center on campus on Friday, Oct. 18. The reception begins at 6 p.m., followed by dinner and program at 7 p.m.

The event is open to all alumni, friends, faculty and staff, and tickets are $65 per person. Register online by Oct. 11. Be sure to join us the following day on Sat., Oct. 19, for the Wesleyan 5K and other Homecoming Weekend festivities.

For questions, contact the Office of Alumni Relations at 817-531-6548 or