Jenny was appointed to the Board of Directors of Bluewater Health in June 2016. She has served on all Board Sub-Committees and was appointed Chair of the Quality Committee in June 2020. Jenny is also a member of the Executive Committee of the Board.
Jenny's career in healthcare began when she and her family moved to Sarnia-Lambton in 1988 and she was a speech-language pathologist with the Lambton County hospitals. Since 1999 she worked in leadership roles at Pathways Health Centre for Children and retired after 15 years as Executive Director in 2019.
Jenny grew up in England and met her husband Chris while studying in Scotland. They have four children who all live and work in the Greater Toronto area and are also proud grandparents.
Jenny holds master’s degrees in Classics with Ancient History (St. Andrews, Scotland), Anthropology specializing in Linguistics (University of Manitoba) and Communication Disorders (Minot State University, North Dakota). In 2014 she completed the Rotman Institute on Executive Leadership and Management for Ontario Public Sector Department Directors and Agency Heads.
Jenny is also a member of the Rotary Club of Sarnia.