Meet Our Team

Parents can be confident of our Best Practice Standards - 100% of our faculty team is certified in first aid/CPR, and have advanced professional degrees or certification to support our highly specialized teaching methods!

Our Program Directors:

Julie A. McFarland

Artistic Director • CEO
Instructor • Certified PBT • Tap Master Certification • Extensions Division Director

Sara Olivier

Early Childhood Director • Modern Dance Director
• Student Company Director
• Teaching Artist

Our Faculty:

Janie Ewing

• Acrodance Certified  •Teaching Artist, all styles & levels

Alina Johnson

• Vaganova Certified •Reception (230 Main) •Teaching Artist: Ballet & Contemporary

Claire Leivestad

Teaching Artist:
Ballet, Tap, Jazz & Adults

Gloria Whites

Certified:
Mat & Standing Pilates

Anna Auchampach

Early Childhood Instructor • Reception (Canyon Lake)

Grace Mutchler

Early Childhood Instructor

Abbey Hilt

Instructor • Advanced Tap Specialist

Kat Kinowski

Teaching Artist:
Hip Hop

Joleen Zoller

Guest Artist:
Hip Hop & Street Jazz

Melissa Houska

Guest Artist:
Ballet & Pointe

Alie Martin

• Guest Instructor, all styles • Early Childhood Specialist

Ashley Rook

Guest Artist:
Ballet

Stephanie Gill

Guest Artist:
High Performance Company • Choreographer

Makenna Marlowe

Administrative Support