Jenkins has worked alongside Bucks head coach Mike Budenholzer both in Milwaukee and with the Atlanta Hawks. He also coached the San Antonio Spurs' G-league affiliate.
The Grizzlies have reportedly also interviewed Raptors assistant coach Adrian Griffin and former Phoenix Suns head coach Igor Kokoskov.
Memphis fired J.B. Bickerstaff in April, less than a year after naming him permanent head coach in May 2018. He had served as the team's interim head coach following David Fizdale's dismissal in November 2017.