Jackie moved to Borehamwood in 1977. She worked in banking for 13 years before training as a nursery nurse in 1995 when she started working at Meryfield. She has worked in every year over this time but has stayed in year 6 for years. She specialises in maths.
Jackie also manages The Big Top after school club and is one of the founders of Shizentai judo club. She has two grown up children, one of which is a teacher at the school.
Jackie is a member of the finance committee.