As a dance educator and artist, Jen specializes in Contemporary Modern, Jazz, and Structured Improvisation, while also having extensive training and teaching experience in other techniques as well. She has taught for over 20 years in the private sector and over five years in higher education, along with masterclasses and workshops at a variety of schools, festivals, and conferences including The Maryland State Dance Festival and The American College Dance Association Mid-Atlantic Conference. She has also created theatrical and commercial work for theatre companies and studios, where her choreography and coaching has won numerous awards and title recognitions. Additionally, she has performed and presented work along the east coast for more than 15 years, including The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, Joe’s Movement Emporium, the Metlife Stadium (televised on CBS), and The Kennedy Center. She continues to pursue new creative ventures with the intent of shifting perspectives and bringing somatic practice into the foreground of process and experience.