Augustana Cheer & Dance Camps

Spirit Squad Advisor

Jenna Thu | Spirit Squad Advisor

Jenna Thu is in her fifth season as Augustana’s Spirit Squad Head Coach (Cheer & Dance Teams) in 2019-20.

Thu, a native of Norfolk, Neb., currently teaches Spanish at Washington HS in Sioux Falls.
Thu 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 was 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.
Thu is a state sanctioned cheer and dance judge and judges club competitions as well. She is the live broadcaster for SDHSAA State Cheer and Dance each year. 
Thu resides in Sioux Falls and holds a Master’s Degree of Education from Augustana.