Name: Jenny-May Clarkson
Iwi: Ngāti Maniapoto
Occupation: TV Presenter, Radio Presenter
Jenny-May is no stranger to our TV Screens as she is a sports reporter for TVONE News, Breakfast and Māori Television’s Code. She is also a radio presenter for Radio Waatea. An elite sportswomen, Jenny-May was a dual-international, being a New Zealand representative in netball and touch.
She is proud to be the godmother of Stacey and Scotty Morrison’s youngest daughter Maiana. And is very active with her and the whānau. Recently married (hence the surname change from Coffin to Clarkson), she is pregnant with twins and we are privileged to share some of her early moments in her pregnancy throughout series 3.
Last year Jenny-May Clarkson shared her beautiful pregnancy journey with us and this year she and Dean introduce us to their mahanga (twins) – Atawhai and Te Manahau and share their progress with us each week.
On Whānau Living, Jenny-May also covers our stories about pets and how to care for them.