Jena was born and raised in Bawaating where their love of dance, movement, and rhythm has been present from a very young age. They started dance lessons at the age of two and with 25 years of experience that passion still runs deep.
Jena has 10+ years of teaching experience. They teach and choreograph in a wide variety of styles. Jena’s training includes tap, hiphop, jazz, ballet, pointe, lyrical, modern, and contemporary. She has also trained and graduated from the Toronto School of Burlesque. In addition, Jena is a certified Zumba instructor!
They have a post secondary education and diploma in professional makeup aristry for film and television from CMU College of Makeup and Design in Tkaronto. Jena is a mother of 2 and aunty to many. When Jena isn’t dancing they are working on other artistic projects or spending time with friends and family.