Danielle’s career in dance started in Rochester, NY where she trained in tap, ballet, jazz, modern, lyrical, musical theatre, hip hop and Pilates. Annual trips to NYC allowed Danielle to study with some of the top teachers at STEPS and the Broadway Dance Center. After studying performance at the University of Buffalo on scholarship she received a B.A. in Dance with a minor in Arts Education from Hobart and William Smith College. Danielle has also completed several masters level courses at the University of Buffalo.
Danielle’s personal performances and choreography have earned many high scores and special honors including “Top Teacher” at local, state and national levels in all age groups. She was selected as one of the original Power Pack members through Star power Talent Competition and invited to dance in the Pro-Bowl in Hawaii numerous times. She has also performed in Kodak company videos and has had performance opportunities in Atlanta, Dallas, Las Vegas, and Orlando.
Danielle has recently re-located to the Vermont area from North Carolina where she was on staff at Extravadance & Tumble one of Southeast’s top ten competition studios. In addition, Danielle has taught and continues to teach various classes throughout New York, North Carolina and South Carolina. Danielle is excited to share her enthusiasm, passion and love of dance with students of all ages and levels.