Before joining Nous Jenny was principal advisor, research at the Productivity Commission from 2008 to 2018. At the Commission Jenny was involved in many inquiries – including the reform of the childcare and aged care systems – as well as overseeing the research program. Prior to this she spent 14 years at the CIE, with six as a partner in the firm.
Jenny is an honorary professor at the Centre for Social Policy and Methods at the Australian National University. She holds a PhD in economics from Harvard University, and a Master and a Bachelor (Honours) of Economics from Macquarie University.
Jenny can be found working in the family vineyard as an assistant winemaker, producing a great pinot noir; or indulging her passion for horses and trying to improve her dressage scores.