Dr Jenny Gray is a council-appointed member of the University Council, and the Chief Executive Officer of Zoos Victoria. In her CEO role, she is charged with the operation of the Melbourne Zoo, Healesville Sanctuary and the Werribee Open Range Zoo in Australia.

Jenny has a wide range of public and private sector experience. She has worked in transportation, airlines and banking, before moving into the zoo industry. Jenny holds qualifications in Civil Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Business Administration and Ethics.

Jenny serves on a number of governing bodies; she is Past President of the World Association of Zoos and Aquariums, a Board member of Guide Dogs Victoria and President of Not In My Workplace, a small association committed to addressing sexual harassment in the workplace.

She is passionate about the role of zoos and aquariums in conservation and changing human behaviour to ensure a future rich in wildlife.