Jenna Thu | Spirit Squad Advisor
Jenna Simpson is in her third season as Augustana’s Spirit Squad Advisor in 2017-18.
Simpson, a native of Norfolk, Neb., currently teaches K-5 Spanish (FLES) at Rosa Parks Elementary School in Sioux Falls.
Simpson is a graduate of Northwest Missouri State University where she was a member of the dance team and earned her degree in education. She has been involved in dance since she was young and continues to dance and instruct dance classes to this day. She had been a member of the Sioux Falls Storm Lightning Girls for six seasons and is involved in coaching and judging competitive dance.
She was awarded the title of most valuable coach by the UDA three times. Jenna leads dance workshops and has choreographed many award-winning routines.
Simpson is a state sanctioned cheer and dance judge and judges club competitions as well. Last year she was the live broadcaster for SDHSAA State Cheer and Dance.
Simpson resides in Sioux Falls and holds a Master’s Degree of Education from Augustana.