Jenny brings a passion for violence prevention and eight years of experience in public health research to the role of project manager for the Safety Impact Table. Jenny graduated from UCLA with a bachelor’s degree in psychology and received a master’s degree in public health from UC Berkeley.
Since 2009, Jenny has strived to advance health equity by leading research studies focused on increasing physical activity in low-income communities. In 2016, Jenny completed a one-year fellowship with the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Criminal Justice, where she supported the City’s prevention and intervention strategies related to youth violence.
Born and raised in the East Bay, Jenny is thrilled to be home and working to create safer neighborhoods in the wonderful city of Oakland. In her free time, Jenny enjoys watching professional football and baseball, running, eating delicious food, and spending time with friends and family.