Jemma was born in Canada, but grew up in Nowra on the South Coast of New South Wales. She joined the Navy in 2015 as a Maritime Warfare Officer. Jemma has served in a variety of different ships and has spent the majority of her time in the Navy on deployment. As the Navigator for Young Endeavour, Jemma is passionate about sharing all things Navigation with Youth Crew and loves being on the open bridge, especially at night.
When she is not aboard Young Endeavour you can find Jemma running, swimming or competing in a triathlon.