Simone Jenkins joined the Office of Compliance as a staff attorney in the Office of the General Counsel in June 2016. Ms. Jenkins has a background in employment law matters, having previously worked in disability law compliance as an Americans with Disability Act Coordinator with the District of Columbia Government, and as an employment law litigator with a private firm in Atlanta. She began her career in public service as an AmeriCorps service member.

Ms. Jenkins has her law degree from Emory University in Atlanta, and a bachelor's degree in political science from Howard University in Washington D.C.