Stephanie has been studying dance for over 30 years, and is a graduate of York University with an Honours BFA Double Major in Dance and Kinesiology & Health Science. She is also a certified member of Dance Masters of America Chapter #38, the International Academy of Dance Adjudicators, and a member of the International Association of Dance Medicine and Science. Stephanie has also completed the 3rd and final year of the ADAPT Teacher Training Certification course, taught by the well known Brian and Faye Foley, earning her full teaching credentials in jazz and tap. As a Dance Adjudicator, Stephanie has been invited to travel all over Canada to adjudicate. Stephanie was trained at Durham Dance Centre in Pickering, Ontario as well as the National Ballet School of Canada, where she was a member of the Junior Associate Program. She has studied Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Musical Theatre, Hip Hop, Lyrical, Modern and Pointe. Throughout her training, Stephanie had the opportunity to compete in many cities throughout Canada and the United States, including Florida and Las Vegas. She has also completed many exams with the British Association of Teachers of Dancing. Stephanie is also a founding member and Past-President of “Healthy Dancer Canada”. A Canadian organization that promotes communication between dance and medical professionals, and educates dance instructors on safe dance training practices. Stephanie is very excited to be judging this weekend, and wishes all dancers the best of luck!"