Jena Sims won the Miss Georgia Teen USA in 2007. Later in 2010, she began her acting career with one-time roles in such shows as True Jackson, VP, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Leverage, and The Vampire Diaries. In 2012, she had her first film role in the B-movie Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader. She later had small roles in such movies as Last Vegas, Best Night Ever and Kill the Messenger. Sims went on to play minor to supporting characters in more movies, including in American Beach House and 3-Headed Shark Attack. More recently, she had performances in the feature films Minutes to Midnight, The Price for Silence, Tales of Frankenstein, and Beneath the Leaves.