Ms. Jana has moved to the upstate from North Carolina where she owned and operated her own dance studio for 13 years. She taught students ages 3 and up in many different styles including tap, jazz, lyrical, musical theatre, and tumbling. Her students competed all over North and South Carolina and won numerous awards and National Championships.
Ms. Jana has a BA in Psychology and Dance from the University of North Carolina at Asheville where she graduated Cum Laude in 2007. She was also named Rutherford County’s Junior Miss in 2003 (currently Distinguished Young Woman) and was the choreographer for Distinguished Young Women for 10 years.
Ms. Jana has been dancing her entire life and loves to share that passion with children. Seeing a child’s face light up on stage doing what they love is truly a blessing.
Ms. Jana loves to travel any chance she gets. She has toured Europe twice, cruised to the Bahamas, and even lived in Belize for a year. She currently enjoys being a stay at home mom and spending time with her husband and son.