Mrs. CJ, is a retired prima ballerina is an ABT® Affiliate Certified Teacher Levels Primary-5 ABT NTC. Cory-Jeanne is a Master Teacher, Coach & choreographer, is certified in Progressing Ballet Technique & FLX. She is a Board Member and Treasurer for the National Dance Education Organization (NDEO) which helps sets the Professional Teaching Standards for Dance in the United States. CJ is an Adjudicator and Director of Events for ICON Dance & adjudicates for NexStar National Dance Competition. Her works have been awarded & invited to Finals of the NYC YAGP as well as Overall Choreographer and People’s Choice in dance competitions. She participated in the Sundance Choreographer’s Lab and because of her work in arts was named an Aspen Institute Scholar Fellow. In 1997 she performed at the Presidential Inaugural Gala Balls. She co-created the ballets “Winter War” & “Proud Heritage”, which were recipients of the Irvine Foundation and the National Endowment of the Arts and were presented at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Her former students have careers in ballet, contemporary & modern companies, Broadway, arts administration and advocacy throughout the world.