Jenna began her dance journey at the age of 5 in Calgary. After dancing competitively for 10 years she entered the Central Memorial dance program where she learned about dance from a professional perspective. Jenna graduated from the Associated Dance Arts for Professional Teachers program in Jazz and Tap in 2019.
She has also always prided herself on constantly growing and trying to learn as much as she can. Jenna has taken Acro Dance Teacher Association junior and intermediate training workshops, Acrobatic Arts modules one and two workshops, Sugarfoot injury prevention certification, MuvMethod stretching program, and Alixa flexibility module 1 and 2 training courses.
Jenna has received numerous accolades for her choreographic work over the last ten years including top choreographer, top scoring and special mention from judges at competitions in and around Calgary for her work. She looks forward to sharing her passion for dance and can’t wait to see what the year ahead will bring!
Q & A with Jenna
What inspires you?
Inspiration for me comes from experiences and video, I love to observe and find movement in the everyday and observe new dance trends via video!
What song moves you?
I would say a song that always makes me move is: I Wanna Dance With Somebody - Whitney Houston
What do you love about your job?
I love that in my job I get to observe the same love of dance I feel in young dancers of all ages. There is truly nothing better than seeing someone’s eyes light up when they succeed in something new that they love.
Describe Soul Connexion in one word
I would say Soul Connexion strikes me as a community, so that’s the word I would choose: Community