Jenny Story was born in Yellowknife, however, lived the majority of her life in Vernon, British Columbia. She graduated Grade 12 with Honors and Scholarships, then moved straight to Vancouver to attend Vancouver Film School for Animation. Jenny is now a 2D Classical and 3D Digital Character Design Animator. She recently just finished working on a film for Super Channel with her animation with another film in the works. Jenny also published her novel, Dysnomia, the first in the trilogy, in May 2015 and right from pre order was an Amazon and Canadian Best Seller. Dysnomia Outcast On A Distant Moon was honoured as a Book Excellence Award Finalist of 2019. She is currently writing the second instalment of the series. Despite being diagnosed with very low functioning Autism at 3 years old, Jenny has blossomed and always remains focused on pursuing her dreams and is passionate about inspiring others to do the same. She has just turned 23 and is 95 % out of her Autism, she is living proof and a role model to show others that Autism is not a Death Sentence but a rich fulfilled Life Sentence.
Jenny's mother, Janet Walmsley, has written a book about Jenny's life with autism called The Autistic Author and Animator. If you would like to find out more please visit