Jennifer Gimbel's career includes serving in the Colorado Attorney General's office for 10 years in key positions in the water and natural resources before she joined the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation in 2001.
At the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, she served in several capacities, including associate director of operations, manager of the environmental and water resources office and policy analysis. She also chaired the Interior Secretary's Indian Water Rights Working Group between 2005 and 2007.
Gimbel graduated from the University of Wyoming Law School where she also received a bachelor of science degree. She earned a masters degree in mathematics from the University of Delaware.
She has authored numerous articles and presentations on water law, federal reserved water rights and the Endangered Species Act.