Jenna is a New York-based Stage Director and Activist, with a focus on new work. She recently directed AGNES by Catya McMullen at 59E59 Theaters for Lesser America (2018 NY Times Critic’s Pick), as well as Amy Herzog's Belleville for Pasadena Playhouse, starring Anna Camp & Thomas Sadoski. Jenna is currently a National Directing Fellow at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center, and was the 2017 Drama League & Boris Sagal Directing Fellow at Williamstown Theatre Festival, where she co-conceived and directed Blue Ridge with playwright Abby Rosebrock (upcoming at The Atlantic Theater). BroadwayThe Parisian Woman by Beau Willimon, starring Uma Thurman (Associate Director); The Heidi Chronicles starring Elizabeth Moss (Associate Director); Picnic (SDC Fellow). Off-Broadway/Regional: Wonder Boi by Jacob Jarrett (NYMF); The Siblings Play by Ren Dara Santiago (Cherry Lane); Street Children by Pia Scala-Zankel (New Ohio Theatre, NY Times Critic’s Pick); Dear by Lily Houghton (MCC); Gun Country (Houses on the Moon Theater, A.R.T/New York); Have You Been There by Emily Zemba and The First Immigrant by Martyna Majok (Williamstown); East Coast Curriculum by Lucy Thurber (Lee Strasberg Institute); Invincible Ones by Samantha Cooper (Signature Center); Balm in Gilead (Lee Strasberg Institute); Here to Be Seen (featuring a cast of formerly incarcerated women, commissioned by the Brooklyn District Attorney); Kids by Daniel Talbott (IRT); The Vagina Monologues for Taconic Prison (also at Cherry Lane; a benefit production for the Women's Prison Association); and Spring Awakening (Lime Kiln Theater). Jenna has directed several productions for Rattlestick Theater, as founding Artistic Director of The Middle Voice Theater Company, and developed work for The Public Theater, Yale Rep, EST, The Lark, Playwrights Horizons, Labyrinth, Playmakers Rep, The Drama League, MCC, Primary Stages, The Actors Studio, among others. She has been awarded a Jonathan Alper Directing Fellowship (MTC) and two SDC Foundation Observerships. Jenna is a proud member of the LILLY Awards Power Network, the Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab, and an Affiliated Artist of New Georges. She is also the Co-founder of Creative Solutions, a residency program at SPACE on Ryder Farm for social justice organizations and human rights advocates.