Jenny joined the 2News morning team in August 2017 as the Traffic Reporter. You can see her every 10 minutes on 2News This Morning, weekdays from 4:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Jenny graduated from the University of Utah with a broadcast journalism degree. She also worked on her communication studies at Griffith University Gold Coast Campus in Queensland, Australia, and studied history, language, and culinary arts at Dante Alighieri University in Siena, Italy.
She began her career at Park City Television in Park City, Utah, hosting and producing the Mountain Morning Show and Mountain Weekend Show. During the famous Sundance Film Festival, she hosted and produced Festival After Dark, featuring the best celebrity parties, fashion, red carpets, and of course the films.
After Park City Television, Jenny, became the features reporter and segment producer for NBC KSL-TV in Salt Lake City, Utah. She traveled all around Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, California, and Hawaii, covering the lighter side of the news. She spent several years after KSL as a freelance television host, reporter, producer, spokesmodel, media trainer, and emcee. She’s so happy to be back on TV full-time and a part of the KUTV 2News team while continuing her freelance work on the side.
Jenny is a social butterfly, pianist and singer, and travel addict. She has traveled the world and especially loved her humanitarian trips to Uganda, Africa, and Arequipa, Peru, where she worked with orphan and at-risk kids with International Children’s Network.
You can follow Jenny on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter: @JennyHardmanTV