PART TIME FACULTY
DEPARTMENT OF PERFORMING ARTS
B.A. Tufts University
Jen has studied dance extensively in Boston, Chicago and New York. As a choreographer, her work includes the World Trade Show for New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc., productions of Two Gentlemen of Verona; Peggy-Ann; A Company of Angels; Parade; Hair: The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical; Into the Woods and Anything Goes.
Jen has also choreographed concert dances and taught dance at Northern Essex Community College, Holy Cross College, Suffolk University and The Boston Conservatory. As a performer, she has opened for headlining entertainers including Gregory Hines, Rita Moreno, Harry Connick Jr., The Pointer Sisters, and The B-52's. She has performed nationally and internationally for Champion, Puma, Fila and other sportswear companies. She co-founded the contemporary dance company 5 Flights Up with artistic director, Adrienne Mincz. Jen currently teaches jazz dance at Emerson College and Suffolk University. Jen sponsors 3LPlace, a housing facility for adults with developmental disabilities, with her advanced level jazz workshop JazzDanceBrunch.