Jenny Owen CBE - Board Member
Jenny has over 35 years of experience in the social care sector, including local authorities, central government and regulation.
Previously Deputy Chief Executive and Director of Adult Social Care at Essex County Council, Jenny is also an experienced Non-executive Director, and is the Vice Chair of the Royal Free Hospital in London.
She is a member of the Association of Directors of Adult Social Services (ADASS), having been President in 2010.
Jenny believes good housing and support are both critical in promoting a good later life for older people and has a particular interest in Housing 21’s work with dementia.
Jenny has an ambition for Housing 21 to become the housing provider of choice for older people, by offering a range of housing options to suit different circumstances.