ASPIRATIONS:

  •  To share my love of dance with everyone, to inspire students to be their best, and have a great time doing it!

 

EXPERIENCES:

  • Years of Dance Study1999- present
  • Student Demonstrator: 2003-2010
  •  Assistant Programs l & ll: 2007-2008
  •  Teacher l: 2008-present 
  •  DTCB/AS Dance Educators Training Course: 2008, 2009, 2010
  •  Courses taken include:

                                               Ballet                  Pointe

                                               Tap                      Music

                                               Jazz                     Modern

                  Childrens Dance ~ Dance Injury Prevention ~ Introduction to Ballroom ~ Acro

  •  Member of The JoAnn East Dance Co. 
  •  Dance Conventions and Master Class Training : 2004- present
  •  Disney Dance Performance Troupe: 2006, 2008, 2010
  •  Competition Team Member/Dancer: 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010
  •  Intensive Training Program: 2007- present
  • Competition Team Choreographer and Instructor 2014-present

 

 ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

  • Highest Honor Student
  • Studied Archaeology at Mercyhurst University from 2011-2013 and began attending Fitchburg State University in the fall of 2013.
  • Recipient of Dance Educators Training Course's: "Helen Chapourian Scholarship" awarded by the Dance Teacher's Club of Boston in 2009 to attend the third year of the Dance Educator's Training Course on full scholarship.
  • Awards: Jr. Dance Achievement 2005, Teen Dance Achievement 2007, Senior Dance Achievement 2009
  • Starring Roles:  

Nana ( Peter Pan JEDEC '03)

Maid (Mary Poppins JEDEC '04)

Jaq (Cinderella JEDEC '06)

The Conductor (Polar Express JEDEC ’07 & '09)

Sebastian (The Little Mermaid JEDEC '09)

Woody (Celebrations! Featuring Toy Stories JEDEC '11)

Genie (Aladdin 2015)

FUN FACTS:

  •  Talent Tally: Dancing, Listening, and playing Pictionary!
  •  Interest Inventory: Spending time with friends, reading, and watching movies!
  •  Prior Pastimes: Dance, dance, and more dance!
  •  Motivation Musts: My iPod, hot chocolate, anything with caramel, and happy people to work with!
  •  Quirks & Quotes: Quirk: Unusually Optimistic   Quotes: "The creative process is not controlled by a   switch you can simply turn on or off; it's with you all the time."