Jen Gash is the Founding Director of Sweet Sleep – a Nashville-based non-profit organization that exists to share God’s love by providing beds for the world’s orphaned and abandoned children.
In July 2003, Jen took her first trip to Moldova where God opened her heart to the needs of the thousands of children living in Moldova’s orphanages. When Jen returned home, she founded Sweet Sleep and has since become a passionate voice for these precious children. In the past 4 years, Jen has led hundreds of people on mission journeys to minister to Moldova’s orphans and has seen numerous team members and children give their lives to Christ. Sweet Sleep has already placed beds in Moldova’s largest orphanages is now in the process of taking the ministry of Sweet Sleep beyond the borders of Moldova to the world. In May 2005, Jen left her job as the Executive Assistant to the Mayor of Nashville to dedicate more time and energy into her mission of providing “a bed for every head.”
Jen is originally from Springfield, Illinois, and has lived in Nashville since 1996. She has been recognized all over the world for her efforts to help orphans sleep sweetly. Jen is an active member of Brentwood Baptist and lives in Nashville with her dog, Chinch.