Producer and owner of Happy Maybelle Productions, Jenna Groenewold, born in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania began her career making highlight films for small companies. She graduated from DeSales University with a B.A in TV/Film. In 2014 she was editor on a “Yo Fresh” frozen yogurt commercial, directed and produced multiple ‘dance on camera’ films’. Her film “Where Have All the Children Gone?” received a Laurel which was presented at DeSales Film Festival in 2014.
Her love for visual art and storytelling drew her into filmmaking. In 2015, Jenna was associate producer alongside Bethlehem native director, producer and Hollywood actor, Daniel Roebuck in his love letter to the Lehigh Valley, and award winning movie “Getting Grace” which was out for theatrical release and in stores nationwide in 2018.
Through her connection to Hollywood, in 2018 she worked as production assistant with New York, producer Sam Borowski on an upcoming short film “In this Moment”; starring Roebuck. Soon after she was associated with Clark Media who has worked the Emmy’s, Golden Globes, Rose Parade, Busy Tonight, Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Netflix , The Kitchen, and more. Besides “Hollywood” work, her production company Happy Maybelle Productions focuses on her own videography and photography.