Jeny was born in Minsk, Belarus. At age 15 made Aliya by herself with NAALE - Sohnut's program then moved to the US in 2018. Jeny has a background in managing volunteers and programs in non-profit organizations, including ELEM Israel. In her last position in ELEM, Jeny managed Drop-In center for youth at risk in Tel Aviv. This center provided support to the youth at high risk and helped them to assimilate into society. She managed relationships with the public sector and the private sector to raise funds.
Jeny has a B.ED in Sociology and non-formal education. In her spare time, she likes to hike to read, to hike, and to snowboard.