Jenna has an MA in Fine Art in Cork Institute of Technology with recommendation, BA in visual Art with First class Honours in WIT, and a BA in Visual Art with distinction from Limerick School of Art and Design, Limerick Institute of Technology.
Jenna has further training in providing education in the arts with VAI, workshop, Art and Business workshop, Documenting your work workshop, Stone carving Lismore Castle workshop, Bronze casting three- day workshop, FAS certificate on Tig welding, Photoshop CS4 and FETAC level 6 in Art and Design.
Further experience includes Assistant Education Facilitator / workshop facilitator in Lismore Castle Arts; Administrator, Facilitator and Artist Studio in Cork Film Centre, Civic House Trust; Scenic Artist, set design and construction including Solo construction for 'Lovers Dust' for Red Kettle Theatre Productions. She has also been invited to be on the judging panel for BA Visual Arts Degree Show in WIT. Awards include Artslinks Bursary; Siamsa Tire Emerging Arts Award, shortlisted; Cork Film Centre, Best Installation/ Performance Video Award; National Sculpture Factory/ WIT Student of the year and Bank of Ireland Millennium Scholarship shortlisted. Jenna has 3 solo exhibitions since completing her MA as well as many exhibitions at home and abroad.