VCMS Principal | Jennifer (Passadore) Gfroerer ‘87 has a B.A. and M.A. from College of Notre Dame, an M.A.T. from Lewis and Clark College, and an Ed.D. in Neuroeducation from University of Portland. During her career, Jennifer opened three new middle school programs and authored, published, and presented on topics ranging from Neuroscience to standardized testing to STEM education to Catholic education. Jennifer is an adjunct professor at the University of Portland and serves as a member of the Oregon Cognia Advisory Committee. She and her husband, Jeff, have two children, who both attended Valley Catholic School.