Until late 2017, Jenny was Chief Executive at the Mental Health Foundation/Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities.
The Mental Health Foundation is the originator and promoter of Mental Health Awareness Week, among many other areas of work.
Earlier in her career, Jenny was Chief Executive of Homeless Link and Director of the National Campaign for the Arts. She has also been a member of a number of national policy and advisory groups.
In 2011, Jenny was awarded a CBE for services to disadvantaged people.
Jenny joined the board of trustees in January 2018.