Stephanie is a 2008 graduate of Youngstown State University with a Bachelor of Science in Middle Childhood Education (Social Studies & Mathematics) and a 2003 graduate of Hubbard High School. This is Stephanie’s 14th year of teaching at J&J’s and she has been dancing for over 25 years. Stephanie has recently passed her Elementary Cecchetti Teachers Exam (Grade V) making her a Qualified Member Teacher of the Cecchetti Council of America. She is also currently serving as Registrar of the Cecchetti Council of America – Ohio Committee. In addition, Stephanie is certified through the IBBFA (International Ballet Barre Fitness Association). Her certificates include Barre Fitness Level 1 and the Stretch and Tone program.
Stephanie often attends workshops throughout the year for Ballet, Cecchetti, Jazz and more. In July 2008, Stephanie had the privilege of attending the Cecchetti Council of America’s International Summer School on full scholarship from CCA of Ohio. Stephanie also served as Brookfield High School’s majorette advisor for 3 years and has served as a guest teacher at other dance schools. Lastly, Stephanie would like to thank her family for all their support (and babysitting help!) throughout the year. Stephanie and her husband Andy, along with their children Ethan and Elizabeth reside in Hubbard.