Jenna was born and raised in East Vancouver, BC, Canada. She completed the 3 year Registered Acupuncturist program at the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine and is now a licensed acupuncturist with the CTCMA.
Jenna expanded her studies in April 2017 and completed a 2-week internship in Taiwan, at the Taipei Tzu Chi Buddhist Hospital. Here she furthered her studies by attending lectures on (YNSA) scalp Acupuncture with Dr. Sunfish Lee, the theory of Acupuncture with Dr. Hsu, Tui Na with Dr. Huang, and Gynecology with Dr. Chen (head of the TCM department). In the student clinic Jenna thrives when treating the elderly, youth at risk, or individuals with emotional imbalances.
Jenna has an interest in maintaining a hands on approach, so she advanced her training in the Chinese style massage called Tui Na and completed a 5 day (60hr) intensive course in Vancouver, in September 2017.
By October 2017 Jenna became a published wellness writer with her first article being published, in Medicinal Roots Magazine on "Insomnia". She has also contributed a chapter to a co-other booked that is set to be published in September of 2018, entitled "On Her Plate", presented by the women wellness warriors.
Jenna completed her undergraduate studies at Thompson Rivers University, where she acquired an Associates degree in a variety of studies that included, health sciences, nutrition, sociology, and psychology.
In her spare time Jenna enjoys being in the mountains, where she explores all of the beautiful hiking trails in BC. Here she can take advantage her passion for photography, while also experiencing nature. Jenna also enjoys her motorcycle and spends time riding on sunny days.