Jenny Baxter, Chief Operating Officer (COO) Jenny Baxter, Chief Operating Officer (COO)

As Chief Operating Officer (COO), Jenny Baxter helps to lead professional services in support of UEA’s teaching and research and the delivery of the University’s 2030 Plan.  

She began her career at the BBC as a graduate trainee and went on to hold a number of senior positions including Head of Foreign News, Live News Editor, Controller of Production and Head of Change Delivery for the News Division.

After overseeing two major projects for the BBC, she was promoted to COO BBC England, managing the corporation’s biggest base outside London, BBC North.