Danielle "Dani" Lillian Jenkins (26 April 1986) is the oldest of two children of Thomas Jenkins, and his second wife, Erin O'donell. She was born in Cardiff, Wales. At the age of 13,her parents divorced and her along with younger sister moved to Bournemouth, England with their mother.
In 2008,she graduated from the University of Birmingham with a degree in Communication/Journalism. She currently works as the Media Manager for the charity, "Action Against Hunger".
She met Prince Harry at the 2012 Summer Olympics held in London. They began dating later that year.