is the Jazz, Lyrical, Contemporary and Musical Theatre instructor and is in her 15th year at LDC wearing many hats. She was born outside of Pittsburgh, Pa. and started dancing at the age of 4 under the instruction of Miss Patti Goulding. During her high school years, she developed a love for the stage and theatre and was cast in several productions such as Bye, Bye, Birdie, The Wiz and A Chorus Line. After a few years of college, she instructed in West Palm Beach where she performed in Sunfest. For the last 7 years, she has attended Tremaine, Nuvo, Radix, Jump and Titans of Dance to further her education by studying under renowned choreographers. She loves the idea of competing and has taken a few LDC students to competitions at Tremaine, Nuvo and ADE. Being a freelance artist, she believes that everyone has the ability to dance and express themselves!