Jenny grew up in Kansas where she found inspiration from epic road trips, constant reading, and creative, inventive parents. After attending Kansas State University where she studied ceramics, she completed an MFA in Ceramics with a minor in Fibers at the University of Missouri-Columbia.

Jenny has taught and shown her art across the country, currently she teaches ceramics, drawing, and printmaking at the Art Association of Jackson Hole. Jenny lives and works in Alpine, Wyoming.