Started in Surf Lifesaving as a member at Torquay Victoria and then Cottesloe where she gained her Bronze Medallion on 6th July 1980.
She was part of the first female group in Western Australia and second female group in Australia to gain her Bronze.
She joined Trigg Island in 1998, immediately became involved and took on the role of Junior Education Officer which she held for four years.
Jenny has been an Age Group Manager on numerous occasions, has also held the Junior Coaching and Competition Manager a couple of times and also under 14&15 Officer a number of years. She has been a keen and consistent patrolling member and has also been a fine competitor both in Masters and March Past.
Has represented the club as a carnival official at State and National levels for a very long time.
Has also been an instructor and examiner within the club her entire time at Trigg and still assists today.
Jenny competed against males in the earlier years but has competed in female events from 1985. Winning a couple of Australian Masters Bronze medals in board racing being her highlight. Jenny is still active in competition today.
But her willingness to work with our Nipper and Youth members to develop their lifesaving skills that stand out. Education and the welfare and development of our Youth is a lasting long-term contribution which she continues to this day.
Honoured with Life Membership in 2019.