Jenny joined the journalism and media staff in 2016 as a University Practitioner (Public Relations and Magazine Journalism).
She works mainly on Mondays and Tuesdays, currently on undergraduate modules in PR and journalism skills, and Working In The Media, from the perspective of being a current practitioner in the PR industry.
Jenny combines her university work with a part-time role as an account manager at Scriba PR, an award-winning technical specialist PR agency in Huddersfield.
She is a former press officer for National Day Nurseries Association, a campaigning charity that supports childcare providers, and communications manager for Great Places Housing Group, a large, sector-leading housing association in Manchester.
Jenny started her career as a news reporter for the Huddersfield Daily Examiner aged 19 and has also worked as a Feature Writer and production journalist. She became head of content at the Examiner before moving into PR.
She has a BA Hons degree in fine art from Leeds Arts University (2012) which she studied for part-time. She also has a Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) postgraduate diploma (2009) and a National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ) qualification.
Research Expertise and Interests
- Public relations and communications, particularly in the public and third (charity/community) sectors
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