Her character is initially the receptionist at the paper distribution company Dunder Mifflin , before becoming a saleswoman and eventually office administrator until she left in the series finale. Her character is shy, growing assertive but amiable, and artistically inclined, and shares a romantic interest with Jim Halpert , whom she begins dating in the fourth season, and eventually, marries and starts a family with as the series continues. The character was originally created to be very similar to the British counterpart, Dawn Tinsley. Even minute details, such as how Pam wore her hair each day, were considered by executive producer, Greg Daniels. Those were her words.
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For one, her receptionist role made her so relatable, and the connection she had with her co-worker, Jim played by John Krasinski seemed so real and attainable. Jenna Fischer may have landed a role that made her famous, but it did not happen over night. In fact, she had a slew of low-paying jobs before she landed the role of Pam.
She was also a producer for the show's final season. Fischer was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana , and raised in St. Louis , Missouri. Fischer, is an engineer. Louis, a workshop also attended by actor Sean Gunn , with whom she grew up.