Jenny Oren is a policy intern for Wildlands Network, working with the Eastern Wildway policy team to help develop connectivity conservation initiatives in Virginia and North Carolina.
Jenny is a senior studying Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, North Carolina. She is passionate about conservation and has grown up exploring the outdoors, which has inspired her to pursue a career furthering efforts to protect our natural resources. Jenny is interested in pursuing a master’s degree in Environmental Conservation with a focus in policy following graduation, and hopes to use the skills she has developed while working with the Wildlands Network to ensure that important conservation efforts are maintained in the future.
Jenny is originally from Williamsburg, Virginia. She enjoys traveling and enjoying the outdoors any way she can, from backpacking to biking to paddle boarding and everything in between—and is excited to see where her passion for wildlife conservation takes her!