Education: Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology at Iowa State University with an emphasis in Physical Activity and Health Promotion.
Certifications: Dance Instructor Certification from University of Nevada, Las Vegas, CPR Certified
Characteristics: Extroverted, encouraging and bubbly
Dance Experience: I began dancing at 5 years old here in New Prague and danced competitively from elementary school all the way up until I graduated. I have a dance background in ballet, lyrical, tap, jazz, hip hop, pom and kick. In college, I was on the Cyclone Hockey Cheer Team all four years and was a captain for three of those. I choreographed and taught all of our dances and cheered while I was a captain.
Years Teaching: 7
Favorite Dance Genre: Jazz and Hip Hop – I love high energy dances that bring out the biggest smiles and facials!
Fun Facts: In 5th grade I got my black belt in playing the recorder. I hate ketchup. I can do the worm.