Danielle began her love affair with dance at an early age at The Academy of Movement and Music in Oak Park, IL. Studying almost all forms of dance, Danielle found her passion in Modern/Contemporary dance under the tutelage of the amazing Deborah Goodman.
Danielle is a graduate of the esteemed Chicago Academy for the Arts, where she had the honor of training with world renowned Randy Duncan, Natalie Rast and Guillermo Leyva. Danielle was a celebrated member of the Chicago Academy for the Arts’ repertoire company and has danced with renowned choreographers from around the world, including the revered Alvin Ailey Dance Company.
Danielle continued her education at Northern Illinois University, where she had the privilege to study under Paula Franz, Judith Quirk Chitwood and Richard Grund. Most recently, Danielle performed at the American College Dance Festival, where she was selected to perform at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington D.C in the Summer of 2018.
Danielle holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance and Performance from Northern Illinois University and is currently pursuing her professional career in dance in the city of Chicago and serving as a dancer and rehearsal director for DanceLoop Chicago. She also continues her passion for dance and works as a Pointe Shoe Fitter for Allegro Dance Boutique.