2007 FosterClub All-Star Jen Hope, was born and raised in Michigan. She entered the foster care system at 13. Five years and four different placements later Jen moved into her own apartment. Jen did experience neglect and abuse in her life, but she has decided to turn this into a positive situation.
She now uses her life experiences to advocate for "youth at risk". Currently Jen is entered in both the Miss America and the Miss USA process. She is a junior majoring in communications and minoring in musical theatre. Ultimately, Jen would like to be both an author and an international motivational speaker