Jenny C. Cohen, MSOT comes from a background of training in ballet, modern, hip hop, Near Eastern Dance, tap, and Polynesian Dance. After graduation from the prestigious Sargent College Masters Program of Boston University in Occupational Therapy, Jenny went on to work in general rehabilitation, orthopedics, pediatrics, cardiac and hand therapy while taking hip hop and tap classes at Broadway Dance in NYC and Jam in Long Island. After the birth of her twin daughters, Jenny C. began her study of Near Eastern Dance, Polynesian dance, became part of a by invitation only advanced hip hop class and also began teaching hip hop. Jenny C. was also Head Coach of the dance team at Pace University (Pleasantville campus), assistant coach/choreographer at her daughters' rhythmic gymnastics team in NJ, practice coach in her daughters' training (They were State/Regional/National Champions of baton, rhythmic gymnastics and competitive dance), stretch coach at a competitive dance school, a member of the Sera Solstice Studio NYC, and a hip hop instructor. She is currently homeschooling her two precocious fifteen year old daughters. She is also happily married to her wonderful soul mate and alpha leader to her three dogs and two cats. In her spare time, she is Aaliyah Jenny, a professional dancer specializing in world fusion with Near Eastern dance influences, performing with Sera Solstice and Solstice Ensemble, and most importantly a student of movement every opportunity she is given. She honored to count as her mentors Gia al Qamar, Aszmara, Rachel Brice, Sera Solstice and Donna Mejia. She is a Cultivate in Rachel Brice's 8 Elements Training Program. In January 2014, Aaliyah Jenny won 1st place in the Pro Tribal Fusion category at The East Coast Classic and was invited to perform in the Gala show at the Hanover Tribal Festival in Germany June 2014.
In the near future, Jenny C plans to teach ATS, SharQui Fitness, Hot Hula, Red Warrior, and launch her non-profit program Karma Rhythmics with her daughters while taking steps to pursue her PhD in Occupational Therapy.