Jenny has lived in Bristol since 1971, is married to a Bristolian, with very close family.
She has worked with Bristol voluntary services, including BCVS, the Samaritans, Cyrenians Soup Kitchen, St Paul’s Advice Service, Bristol Labour Party and the Society of Friends. Following the St Paul’s Riots Jenny became involved with St Paul’s Advice Centre, and fundraising.
Jenny was involved in founding the Hindu Temple in St George. As a qualified social worker, Jenny has worked with Shelter in a wide variety of roles, also with travellers and their support groups, and served as an Avon councillor for many years.
Jenny, as a substantial figure in the political, voluntary and social sectors of Bristol, likes inspiring others, and making a difference as often as possible.