Jency’s aspiration to work in the development sector led her to Samhita. She had secured multiple awards including -Annie Saraya Gold Medal and Mr. & Mrs. Mukadams Award for securing First Rank in Bachelors in Social Work at Nirmala Niketan. During her college years, she worked with several organizations namely – Akanksha Foundation, Helping Hands for Cancer Care, Jagruti Kendra and Health Promotion Trust. She went on to pursue her M.A in Development from Azim Premji University, Bangalore. She has interned with Prayas (TISS extension project) where she worked for women prisoners and women in Criminal Rehabilitation Centers in Mumbai. She had also interned with Ghar Bachao Ghar Banao Andolan and had done a project on Maternal Challenges faced by Migrant Construction Workers in Mumbai. Outside work, she loves singing, cooking & making friends.