Jennifer Acker

Jennifer Acker
Jennifer Acker, Empowering Families Project Director, Fort Worth Parenting Center
B.S. and M.S., University of North Texas

Jennifer serves as the Empowering Families project director at The Parenting Center in Fort Worth, Texas. She frequently teaches as an adjunct instructor and previously as a full-time lecturer at the University of North Texas in Denton, Texas. Jennifer has been involved with the Fatherhood Coalition of Tarrant County for several years and currently serves on the executive committee. She is also an active member of the Healthy Marriage – Healthy Families Coalition of Tarrant County and the National Association for Relationship and Marriage Education (NARME).


Kruenegel-Farr, D., McEntruff, A., Acker, J., Jacobson, A., Kildare, C., & Hawkins, A.J. (2013). Perceived relationship improvement from premarital and relationship education. Family and Consumer Science Research Journal, 42 (2), 98-109.



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