DEPARTMENT OF PERFORMING ARTS
B.A. Tufts University
Jen is a graduate fellow at Emerson College studying Theatre Education. Currently, Jen teaches at Urbanity Dance Studio, Boston where her advanced level jazz class, JazzDanceBrunch, provides support for 3LPlace – a community that empowers young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Jen has also taught at The Boston Conservatory, Suffolk University, M.I.T., Northern Essex Community College and College of the Holy Cross.
Jen's choreography credits include a New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc. World Trade Show, City Center Alvin Ailey Dance Camp, Peggy Ann at The Longy School of Music, as well as college productions of: Two Gentleman of Verona; Parade; Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical; Into the Woods and Anything Goes. As a performer, Jen danced nationally and internationally for various sportswear companies including Keds, Champion, PUMA and FILA. She also performed in opening acts for Gregory Hines, Harry Connick Jr., Rita Moreno, The Pointer Sisters and The B-52's.