Jenny’s career in Law Enforcement began almost 30 ago as a sworn Customs Inspector with Canada Customs where she served as both an officer and analyst for CBSA working on the front lines then with the Intelligence Unit to combat illegal immigration and smuggling. Moving to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) in 2001, she worked the full spectrum of criminal intelligence cases, including local gangs, major crimes, Transnational Criminal Organizations and Outlaw Motorcycle Gangs. The bulk of her RCMP career was spent gaining expertise in international cross-border smuggling of all types. Jenny was hand selected to serve as the strategic briefer for the RCMP Deputy Commissioner West.
Working with highly talented teams and independently, Jenny has taught overseas in Bulgaria, Ukraine, Sri Lanka, Philippines, Peru, Panama, Guatemala, Honduras, and Malaysia where she was responsible for developing and delivering training and writing training manuals about such topics as structured analytical techniques, tactical, strategic analysis, ethics, professionalism, intelligence led policing, risk and threat analysis, and the intelligence cycle.
As the Principal of JJ Analytics, Jenny has provided consulting services to several clients, offering a professional evaluation of specific legal cases and process assessment. She has provided recommendations and created intelligence products which clarified complex webs of information for satisfied clients.
She is also a certified Foundations of Intelligence Analysis (FIAT) Instructor and Lifetime Certified Intelligence Analyst (CICA), a member of International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA) and the International Association for Intelligence Education (IAFIE).
She currently is a sessional professor at the Justice Institute of BC where she teaches a variety of courses concerning intelligence analysis at both the under graduate and graduate level.
Jenny is currently completing a MSc in Intelligence Studies at Mercyhurst University and is a Lifetime Criminal Intelligence Certified Analyst.
Always committed to expanding the influence of her profession, Jenny has been a contributing member of multiple professional organizations and is the Immediate Past President of the International Association of Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysts (IALEIA), the largest professional organization in the world representing law enforcement analysts and currently serves on the Executive Advisory Board.