Jena Lane Ellenwood is a bartender, writer, cocktail educator, and performer based in Astoria, NY. Her writing has been featured on Supercall.com , Brown Paper Tickets, and several other independent publications. Jena is currently the Nikka Perfect Serve Global Runner Up 2019 and the Marie Brizard Toast To HerStory US Champion 2019. She is the current NY Director of The Barman’s Fund, a charity initiative founded by bartenders to help those in need, and a community organizer for THIRST to advocate for assistance and insurance reform for small businesses. She enjoys farmer’s markets, good books, and her six-toed cat, Cash.