Jenny was first elected to Council in 2019 as one of three Takapū/Northern Ward Councillors. Jenny grew up in Johnsonville and now lives in Tawa with her husband and two children.
She holds a PhD in accounting and entrepreneurship and has previously worked at The Treasury, Victoria University of Wellington, and Massey University. Jenny is a member of the Institute of Directors and is also on the boards of Tawa School and Maanaki Montessori Education Trust.
Jenny has a strong interest in futureproofing Wellington against the effects of climate change, promoting housing affordability, and building inclusive and connected neighbourhoods that promote our physical and mental health.
In her spare time, Jenny enjoys reading, playing football in the backyard with her kids, and watching Korean romance shows on Netflix.