Jenna Thomas is from Elyria, Ohio and has been dancing since the age of 4. She joined NPB as a youth cast dancer in 2015, and became a trainee in 2023. She has appeared in several NPB productions such as Cinderella (Fawn), Peter Pan (Native), and The Wizard of Oz (Poppy). Jenna trained and competed in tap, jazz, and lyrical at Jillian Rian’s Dance School for 11 years, and added ballet to her repertoire at the age of 8. Currently, she is studying Chemical Engineering as a college freshman; and teaches at Jillian Rian’s Dance School. Jenna has also assisted with teaching NPB’s on-site education programs at Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center and El Centro. When she is not dancing, she can be found drawing, painting, or designing.