Position: Senior Farm Conservsation Adviser
Jenny has over 30 years’ experience in facilitating and delivering complex locally led environmental projects that deliver international objectives. Jenny hopes to offer the integrated local delivery framework to help people understand how to take meaningful coordinated local action to help mitigate against climate change and biodiversity loss.
Jenny trained in agriculture and has a Masters in advanced Farm Management, from the Royal Agricultural University, where she now teaches two modules, Applied Farmland Ecology and The Farming and Integrated Environmental Local Delivery (FIELD) Module. In this module Jenny teaches the technical and practical skills required to develop and deliver integrated environmental projects to help farmers and communities understand how they can help deliver international targets at a local level. She leads on many Defra pilots and projects with an all inclusive partnership of organisations, farmers and communities. These include the Catchment Based Approach, Payments for Ecosystem Services, Natural Flood Management, Environmental Land Management Scheme, community resilience and preparedness.