Jemma graduated from the University of Exeter and subsequently began her Sports Therapy career at Northampton Saints RFC. Jemma went on to complete 5 seasons with Bristol Bears RFC where she was responsible for assessing, treating and managing Senior and Academy rugby players. Jemma has provided pitch-side first aid for the UK Rugby Premiership and European Challenge Cup, requiring knowledge of basic and advanced life support as well as identification and management of concussions.

Jemma has treated and rehabilitated a plethora of acute and chronic injuries her career and brings with her experience gained across both clinical and professional sporting environments. As a keen sportswoman herself Jemma is passionate about promoting a pathway to recovery that focuses on education and injury prevention, ensuring that the risk of the injury occurring again is minimized.