Kelly has been dancing for 26+ years, all here at Northland. In addition to her Northland training, she has studied from New York to California, and attended Master Classed and Workshops with LA Dance Force, LA Underground, Dance Educators Association, New York City, Dance Alliance, Manhattan Dance Project, Jump, and Tremaine, with such notables as Joe Lanteri, Suzie Taylor, Jackie Sleight, Dave Carter, and Savion Glover.
While in college, Kelly honed her dance abilities while developing her acting skills with North Hennepin Community College’s Theater Ensemble, and the Shingle Creek Summer Theater. Her musical credits include: Kiss Me Kate, Once Upon a Mattress, The Boyfriend, Rumors, and By the Skin of Our Teeth.
Kelly graduated from St. Cloud State University with a Bachelor’s
degree in Elementary Education and has put her degree together with her dance training in her teaching style.
Kelly is Northland-grown as a dancer and instructor and we love having her talents and knowledge on our staff.