Miss Jessi is a graduate from Utah Valley University where she received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with an emphasis in Modern Dance. Jessi has been dancing for most of her life, training in Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Ballet, Hip Hop and Acro. She began her training at the age of 2 at Westside Dance Academy in Portland Oregon, and continued her training here at Elizabeth's Dance Dimensions as a member of the MoDazz Performing Company for ten years.
Jessi is a very accomplished and skilled dancer who continually pushes herself to be more dedicated and inspirational not only through movement, but through choreography as well. As a dancer and choreographer, Jessi has been successful in many ways. Growing up as a dancer Jessi received many prestigious awards including Petite and Junior Miss Dance of the Pacific Northwest in 1998 and 2000. While attending college she was awarded several different performing arts and choreographic scholarships for her hard work and enthusiasm for dance at Utah Valley University. Jessi had the privilege of being a member of Synergy Dance Company for all of the four years she attended Utah Valley University as well.
In her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband Kirk and baby boy Hudson, as well as her supportive family and friends. Dance has been something that has meant a lot to Jessi her entire life, and she looks forward to sharing her love of creativity and movement with the entire EDD family!