ERS > Team Member > Jenny Wood

Jenny Wood

Principal Consultant

Jenny joined ERS in 2021, having previously worked as analyst, evaluator, and researcher in a local authority. She has a MRes in Social Research for Organisations and has worked as an embedded researcher in Children’s Social Care. She is particularly interested in how research can help decision makers tackle complex social issues.

Jenny has led a number of evaluations of services and interventions with vulnerable groups, including evaluation design, analysis and communication. She is adept in a both quantitative and qualitative research and analysis methods, which have resulted in a range of products including robust predictive models, segmented needs analysis, systems maps, and benchmarking tools.

Jenny has 10 years of experience as chair of a local charity, which has given her working knowledge of the third sector. Through this, she has experience of asset transfers, business transformation, strategic planning and governance.