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Jenna is 16 years old and lives in Hudsonville MI. She attends Hudsonville High School and will be a junior this fall. She has a Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do. Jenna volunteers at the Critter Barn in Zeeland, MI, caring for animals. She also helps with activities at the Laurels Nursing Home and helps at her church with food distribution. In her free time, Jenna enjoys watching YouTube as well as acting, singing, and public speaking. She loves helping all people, including those with disabilities, and is always ready to offer encouragement and a smile. Jenna is excited to be part of the Youth Choice project helping to spread the word on supported decision-making and alternatives to guardianship.

Jenna's Showcase

Jenna participates in an interview where she answers questions about her life. She shares videos she made explaining the support she has and will need to continue becoming an independent adult.

Other Content

Jenna talks about using supported decision-making once she turns 18. Check out Jenna’s YouTube channel for more videos!

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Screen shot of Jenna’s Instagram page showing her social media posts. The posts chronicle her last year as a minor and the supported decision-making tools she and her family used.