Jen joined the Group in 2017 and is a member of the Marketing Team, with nine years' experience in media and communication roles. She is responsible for PR and media relations across the Group, as well as external communications and working with Mercia’s portfolio companies to provide support with press coverage and publicity. Jen is based in the Manchester office.
An NCTJ trained journalist, Jen has previously worked for the Manchester Evening News and Mancunian Matters. She joined Mercia after working at PR Agency One with clients from a variety of areas including tech, digital and education. She also has experience of working in the charity sector and was previously communications coordinator at the LGBT Foundation. After graduating from Keele University with an English and American Literatures degree, Jen spent over a year living and working in Japan as an English teacher.