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 August 1, 2021 Expanded Ownership Team:

Julie A. McFarland

Artistic Director, Owner, Core C Faculty, PBT Certified, Tap Master Certification

Alina Johnson

Ballet Program Director, Owner, Core B/C Faculty, PBT Certified, Vaganova Certified

Kristin Goeringer

CFO, Stage Manager, Owner, Core B/C Faculty

Claire Leivestad

Events & Operations Director, Owner, Core B/C Faculty

Our Faculty:

Sara Olivier

Modern Dance Director, Teaching Artist, Yoga Certified

Janie Ewing

Early Childhood Director (Core A), Faculty, Acrobatic Arts Certified

Anna Auchampach

Early Childhood Faculty, Yoga Certified

Kat Kinowski

Core A/B Faculty, Hip Hop Instructor

Grace Mutchler

Early Childhood Faculty

Finley Craven

Early Childhood Instructor (Core A)

Jordan O’Connell-Romey

Enrollment Coordinator,  Fine Arts Club Instructor

Sally Pickett

Instructor (Sturgis), Early Childhood Specialist

Gloria Whites

Mat & Standing Pilates Certified

Adrianna Hix

Assistant Teacher

Emily Jankowski

Administrative Assistant

Kalli Jones

Administrative Assistant

Kailee Nissen

Administrative Assistant

Guest Instructors:

Abbey Hilt

Guest Instructor, Tap

Alie Martin

Guest Instructor