Jennifer Paden is a fourth generation Houstonian. She graduated from the University of Houston, with a BA in Psychology. She is married to Lyman Paden, and has two children, both of whom are in college. She has been involved with Houston Oasis for about 7 years, particularly as a greeter for the Sunday weekly gatherings. In addition, she has hosted Oasis campouts, community gatherings, and as an enthusiastic bridge player, the card playing group. She looks forward to serving the Houston Oasis community as a board member.