Jennifer began her training in Whitehorse, Yukon before continuing her studies at Simon Fraser University at the School for the Contemporary Arts where she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in dance as well as a Certificate in Liberal Arts. She continued working and collaborating with various independent choreographers and companies for many years after graduation. Jennifer received her RAD certificate in Ballet Teaching Studies and has spent the last 15 years teaching and choreographing ballet and contemporary works in the lower mainland including as Artistic Director for the Reach Student Performance Company. In addition to preparing hundreds of successful candidates for both graded and vocational ballet examinations Jennifer has won numerous awards for her choreography. She has only recently moved to Vancouver Island and is excited to be teaching at Steps Ahead!