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From 2017 - 2021 Jenna was an Assistant Professor of Dance at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee and a Visiting Lecturer at Salem State University, and an Adjunct for the Boston Ballet Trainees, Northern Essex Community College, and Dean College. She has also worked as a dance educator for Lincoln Center Education, The New York City Department of Education, Together in Dance, Chinese Children’s Musical Theater Shenzhen, and the Arusha Arts Initiative in East Africa. From 2013 - 2022 she was on the Staff and U.S. Board of Directors for Springboard Danse Montréal.

Jenna holds an Executive Certificate from University of Pennsylvania's School of Social Policy and Practice in Social Impact Strategy, an M.A. with Distinction in Choreography from the Institute of the Arts Barcelona/Liverpool John Moores University, a Certificate with Honors from Harvard Business School Online’s CORe program, and a B.F.A. in Dance Performance from The Juilliard School.

// CURRENT APPOINTMENTS

Freelance choreography, dramaturgy, teaching, and performance

/ Jenna is available for independent projects, company commissions, and master classes in the midwest area

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Photo: Olivia Moon/Half Asian Lens

\\ PAST APPOINTMENTS

Boston Conservatory at Berklee

\ Assistant Professor, Dance and Theater Departments

September 2020 -- May 2021

Salem State University

\ Visiting Lecturer

September 2017 -- May 2021

 

VLA DANCE

\ Company Class Faculty

January -- April 2021

Boston Ballet

\ Company Trainee Part-Time Faculty, Boston

\ Summer Intensive Full-Time Faculty, Newton

\ Year-round Faculty Substitute, Marblehead

October 2017 -- May 2020

Urbanity Dance Company

\ Company Class Faculty

Fall 2018 -- Spring 2020

Hubbard Street Professional Program

\ Guest Teacher and Choreographer

2018 -- 2020

Northern Essex Community College

\ Adjunct Professor

Spring 2018

Dean College

\ Adjunct Professor

Fall 2017

The Institute of the Arts Barcelona

\ Graduate Student, Visiting Professor

2016 -- 2017

Lincoln Center Education / NYC Department of Education (DOE)

\ Faculty at PS118, PS321, PS131, The Children's Storefront Harlem, DOE Summer Boot Camp

2011 -- 2015

Children's Musical Theater Summer Camp

\ Faculty and Choreographer

Shenzhen, China

Summer 2014

The Arusha Arts Initiative

\ Co-Director, Treasurer, Teaching Artist

Tanzania and Kenya, East Africa

2009 -- 2012 

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