Jennifer Stephenson started her dance career at age six and competed for over twenty years. She has performed throughout North America and in Scotland, and represented the province of Quebec numerous times at the Canadian Championships.
Jennifer started the Stephenson School of Dance in 1977, and many of her students have gone on to establish successful schools of their own. She has trained a number of champion dancers, and her students compete regularly across Canada and the United States. She is a member of the Scottish Official Board Adjudicator's Panel and a Fellow of the Scottish Dance Teachers' Alliance.
Active in all aspects of highland dance, Jennifer is currently a delegate for ScotDance Quebec and Vice-President of the Montreal Highland Dancing Association. She also served as Treasurer of ScotDance Canada, Vice-President of the Professional Highland Dance Association (Ottawa, Cornwall, Montreal) and Chairperson of Interprov' 93 (Canadian Interprovincial Championships) and the ScotDance Canada Championship Series 2001.