Stephanie comes to you from New York and attended Oklahoma City University with a B.S. in education and dance. She grew up dancing in Oneida, NY under the direction of Ms. Sandie Fukes and Wende Warne at United Academy of Performing Arts. She also grew up dancing in New Hartford, NY at Ballet Arts under the direction of Ms Delia Foley (A Royal Academy of Dance Adjudicator) She has taken classes at Steps on Broadway & Broadway Dance Center. She is trained in both Cecchetti & Vagavona Ballet Technique. She realized her extreme passion for teaching after moving to Phoenix, AZ and teaching Performing Arts for 2 years at Liberty Arts Academy. She is a certified Dance Master Teacher and attended OCU, again, receiving her Master’s in Montessori Education. She has been teaching Performing Arts all over the country for over 20 years. She has been studying dance since the age of 3 and has now decided to make it her life’s work. She always strives for the best in her students, expecting hard work and dedication! She believes that learning happens best when people are engaged and having fun.