Renee Zelinski, EdM – “Jill”
Renee Zelinski stars as “Jill” in the East Coast Cast of the Jump with Jill show. Renee is a certified teacher in English and Theater. She holds her BA in Communications with a music/theater minor from West Liberty University in Wheeling, WV, and her Master’s in Education from New York University’s Steinhardt Culture, Education, and Human Development School. Before her journey with Jump with Jill, Renee was a middle school English Language Arts teacher, a group aerobics instructor, an Ironman triathlete, and a professional performer of musical and dinner theater. She is thrilled to officially combine her lifelong passions of performing, instructing, and fitness with the Jump with Jill show. Renee’s teaching philosophy is to infuse healthy lifestyles into achievement goals to give students the ultimate tools for success in life. Renee hails from Wheeling, WV, and lives in Pittsburgh, PA.
Robert Pokrzywa – “DJ”
Robert Pokrzywa co-stars as “DJ Broccoli Rob” in the East Coast Cast of the Jump with Jill show. Robert is a certified Social Studies teacher and holds his BA in History and Secondary Education from Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA. A near life-long musician, Robert enjoys writing, recording, and performing music, and for years has been a guitar instructor. He is beyond excited for his citizenship in the Jump with Jill nation, where he can apply his love for music and education to the mission of helping kids everywhere live healthy! Robert hails from Pittsburgh, PA.