Jenny spent 37 years in the civil service, mostly in legal departments, and including two spells as Principal Private Secretary to two different Lord Chancellors. Her final job was as Chief Executive of the U.K. Supreme Court. She retired in October 2015 and has two small non-executive roles on audit and risk committees.

In addition to her role as Honorary Treasurer of the CSRF, Jenny is a Trustee of the Royal Navy and Royal Marines Charity, an independent member of two Royal British Legion committees and a member of the Independent Monitoring Board for Exeter prison.

Jenny was appointed to the Board of Directors in 2013 by the Cabinet Office. She also sits as a member of the Communications & Fundraising Working Group.