Jessi Ehlen is in her first year as a volunteer assistant coach at Marquette, where she helps with the throwers.
While competing at Marquette, she threw the hammer and the discus. Her senior season concluded with a trip to the NCAA West Regional meet where she finished 10th in the hammer and 21st in the discus.
Ehlen is second all-time at Marquette in the women's weight throw, second all-time in the hammer throw, and fourth all-time in the discus. She also holds the freshman record in the hammer.
In 2009, Ehlen graduated with a bachelor's degree in nursing from Marquette.