Appointed May 2015
Celia Jenkins was brought up in Cheshire and has lived in North Wales for over 25 years. She read Modern Languages and Linguistics at Cambridge University. Her professional background is in marketing and communications. She was a self-employed consultant to international business information providers for several years. More recently, she has been concerned with fundraising and development in the educational sector.
Celia sits as a magistrate in North East Wales, is a member of the Lord Chancellor's Advisory Committee for Clwyd and is on the management board of various local not-for-profit organisations. In 2013 she was High Sheriff of Clwyd.