Jenny completed her MSc in Genetic Counselling in 2000 at Griffith University in Brisbane. She began her Genetic Counselling career in 2002 and gained certification through the Human Genetic Society of Australasia in 2007. Jenny works in all areas of Genetic Counselling and has a special interest in the genetics of breast cancer, Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis and screening and cardiac genetics.
Jenny also works for Genetic Health Service NZ at Auckland City Hospital as a Senior Genetic Counsellor.
Jenny is a Fellow of the Human Genetics Society of Australasia (HGSA) and a member of the Australasian Society of Genetic Counselling. She is a past president of the New Zealand Branch of the HGSA and current member of the Board of Censors for Genetic Counselling.