Jennie was graduated 2000 from QMUC, Edinburgh with a BSc (Hons) in Dietetics and went on to work at University Hospital South Manchester in the specialist areas of lower GI surgery and critical care. Other areas of clinical expertise have included medical gastroenterology, Diabetes (type one and type two diabetes), gestational diabetes and DAPNE education. In 2007 Jennie went on to be acute team lead at UHSM where she was heavily involved with development of the dietetic service, clinical education and student training. Since 2003, Jennie has also worked in the field of bariatric surgery. This involved the establishment of a bariatric dietetic service working along side Professor Basil Ammori (Consultant Bariatric Surgery) in the North West of England. Jennie has been heavily involved in ensuring that individuals under going bariatric surgery are well informed and supported throughout their weight loss journey. Jennie is keen to pass on her experience to other healthcare professional and continues to be involved in teaching and presenting in the field of bariatric surgery. Jennie is currently the Specialist bariatric dietitian and dietetic lead at Spire Manchester Hospital.