Jennifer Ortiz: Owner/Director
Jennifer has more than 15 years of dance training and has accomplished winning many dance awards including being Miss Acrobats of RI for multiple years. Jenn has been teaching dance for more than 10 years and has had choreographed winning routines at the regional and national level. Jenn has also accomplished winning Teacher Choreography Award.
Born in Providence, RI, Jenn received a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. She was a member of a local dance studio growing up which provided the opportunity to travel and perform on different stages and learn the elements of dance production. Jenn trained extensively in ballet, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, acrobatics, contemporary, and improvisation. After graduation, she she has taught all levels of creative movement, ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, and acrobatics, to ages 2 to adult while also maintaining a professional counseling job. We are happy to introduce you to Miss Jenn.
Andriana, also known as Ana, is our Conditioning and Strength Training instructor. Earning her title as a Professional fitness model in 2015 Ana has made it her passion to spread the important of health and wellness not only in the community but within her dance students. She is currently in school earning her Masters of Science in Nutrition and Promotional Health/ Wellness. We are happy to introduce you to Miss Ana.
Joyce, is our Tap and Acro Instructor. She started dancing at the age of 7. She is an all around dancer with her passion in lyrical and acrobatics. During her high school years she participated in basketball, softball and soccer while still making dance her top priority She is a recent college graduate and is now pursuing her career as a nurse. We are happy to introduce you to Miss Joyce.
Frankie, is our Jazz and Technique instructor. She’s been dancing since 5 years old. She is a well rounded dancer and throughout her dance journey she has won multiple dance titles. Aside from her dance, she has also been involved with basketball and cheerleading. Now she is currently an undergrad student at URI studying psychology. We are happy to introduce you to Miss Franky.