Originally from San Diego, CA, Stephanie grew up at Danceology Performing Arts Campus under the direction of Nicole Lucia. She is trained in Jazz, Ballet, Modern, Tap, Musical Theater and Hip Hop, Locking, House and Contemporary.
She has participated in many conventions from 2001 to 2019 including NYCDA, LADF, DUPREE, ACDFA and Hip Hop International, Monsters of Hip Hop, and Radix.
She was a company member of Unity Dance Ensemble (also known as UnityLA) in San Diego, CA under the direction of Tessandra Chavez, who is an award winning choreographer.
Her college dance education has a range from Cornish College of the Arts, Orange Coast College and a BFA in modern dance from Utah Valley University. Taking that education she has taught in dance studios, K-12 schools and universities in Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary and Modern techniques from 2007 to present.
Stephanie was a part of two local dance companies’ in Salt Lake City, Utah, UDO (Utah - Urban Dance Organization) and United We Dance (Underground crew). She has experienced many different areas of the west coast dance world and has learned a great deal about performing, choreographing and teaching. Stephanie started her own contemporary-modern dance company in 2014; when she made her move to Seattle in 2016 she dove in with full force, joining Westlake Dance Center, Full Tilt Festival 2017, Converge 2018 to individual film projects.