Jenny began in the strategy and investment leader role in June 2018. The strategy and investment team is responsible for the investment of farmers' levy money. She joined DairyNZ as a senior scientist in 2003 and was involved in the Greenfield Project which researched automatic milking.
In 2013 she was appointed as the strategy and investment portfolio manager. Prior to joining DairyNZ, Jenny spent time as a researcher at Moorepark, the National Dairy Research Centre, in Ireland. She holds a Doctorate of Philosophy in animal sciences, animal physiology, behaviour and meat science.