Jenny Jones (past staff)


Responsibilities for 2015-16

  • Deputy Chair of the Police and Crime Committee
  • Member of the Economy Committee
  • Member of the Confirmation Hearings Committee
  • Member of the Budget and Performance Committee

Key issues

  • Housing costs and conditions
  • Policing and civil liberties
  • Cycling and walking
  • Road safety
  • Legacy from 2012 Olympics/Paralympics


Jenny lives in Southwark and was a Southwark Councillor, 2006-10. In the previous Mayoral administration she was the Mayor’s Green Transport Advisor, advising him on sustainable forms of transport. She was also Chair of London Food, a Mayoral body looking at ways of giving Londoners fresher, healthier and more affordable food while minimising its environmental impact.

Jenny is an ex-archaeologist, former Deputy Mayor of London, former Chair of the Green Party of England and Wales, and was named in 2004 as one of 200 ‘women of achievement’ by Buckingham Palace.

Biographical information as supplied by individual Assembly Members.