Jennalene Steinbichler – Music Therapist

Jennalene is a music therapist at Menno Place. She is incredibly passionate about her job, and we wanted to get to know her a bit better.

Q: List four adjectives someone close to you would use to describe you.

A: Patient
Encouraging
Loving
Funny

Q: What do you listen to in the car?

A: Country, Worship, CBC Radio

Q: What is your favorite family recipe?

A: My Oma’s meatball soup and yellow cake.

Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world right now, where would you go?

A: Somewhere with hot sun, a sandy beach, and blue waters.

Q: How do you recharge?

A: Playing sports! Specifically, basketball, and slo-pitch.

Q: Why do you enjoy working at Menno Place? 

A: The residents at Menno Place are such a blessing to work with. Each day they welcome me with bright eyes and smiling faces, making me feel valued and loved. Their stories are inspiring and their willingness to dance like no one is watching challenges me to do the same. I love gleaning from their wisdom and laughing together while we sing silly songs. It is an honour to share in their day to day joys and sorrows.