Jenalee Thompson is a 23-year old dancer, born and raised in Tempe, Arizona. She began her dance training at the Tempe Dance Academy/Talent Factory and trained for 15 years in numerous styles including ballet jazz, tap,
contemporary and ballroom. During this time Jenalee toured around Europe with the International Dance Alliance, performing in five countries including France and Germany. She also performed in the Bright Lights, Shining Stars Gala in New York City, featuring Liza Minnelli and Mikhail Baryshnikov. After high school, Jenalee attended Point Park University on a dance scholarship and then the University of Arizona, where she was a member of the University of Arizona Pomline/Dance Team for 3 years. During her time on the Pomline, she performed in the Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show starring Katy Perry and was recognized as Sports Illustrated: Cheerleader of the Week. After completing her degree at Arizona in 2017, Jenalee received a contract with Royal Caribbean International Cruise Line touring around China and Japan performing in their production shows, Sonic Odyssey and Sequins & Feathers for 10 months.