With over 30 years of professional experience, Jennifer is a widely respected and sought after teacher, practitioner, and curricular consultant.
Prior to dedicating herself full-time to her private practice, she spent 15 years as an Associate Professor at the University of the Arts. She taught modern dance, repertory, performance skills, pilates, GYROKINESIS® exercise, and mentored thousands of young dancers. She created and ran the innovative and highly successful curricular track entitled Body Pathways, which integrated concepts in dance science, cross training, physical therapy, and dance performance enhancement techniques to encourage safe dance practice, optimal performance, and injury prevention.
Education: She earned her MFA in modern dance from the University of Utah. She is certified and licensed to teach GYROKINESIS® and GYROTONIC® level 1, level 2, Applications for Dancers, as well as JSB. She is a pre-trainer in GYROKINESIS® and GYROTONIC® exercise and conducts Teacher Training workshops in Philadelphia.
She trained in Pilates under the late Robert Fitzgerald in New York City. She currently studies with Irene Dowd and has completed numerous teacher training courses.
Jennifer has enjoyed a very active performing career, dancing worldwide with such companies as The Martha Graham Dance Company, Pilobolus, Moveopolos, and Martha@...., Brian Sanders JUNK, as well as touring for a year with the Moscow Circus. She is a member of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science, the Performing Arts Medical Association, and the Royal Society of Medicine.