Jenny Brown took up the role of Headmistress at St Albans High School for Girls on 1 September 2014. Educated at North London Collegiate School and St Anne’s College, Oxford, where she read English, Jenny started her career in publishing for Robert Maxwell at Pergamon Press. The move into English teaching at Cranleigh School ‘felt like coming home’. She moved to Highgate School in 1995 and then South Hampstead High School in 2000. Jenny was Head of English at Channing School and then Director of Senior School (Head of Sixth) at St Paul’s Girls’ School.