Jamie Alexander began her dance training at the age of 3 at Richard’s School of Dance in Oshkosh WI. While growing up she also studied at British Dance Academy in Kent WA, and competed at San Diego Dance Center, and Stars Dance Academy, both located in San Diego CA. She is trained in tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop, poms, and musical theater, excelling in tap and jazz. Her teaching career started as an assistant to her teachers at San Diego Dance Center while in high school and from there went on to teach at Signature Dance Academy in Poway CA. Prior to joining AKA, she was most recently an instructor and choreographer for the Fox Valley Park District. On the side, she also coached Freshman and Junior Varsity cheer at Rancho Bernardo High School, and choreographed for various schools in the city. Aside from teaching, she has performed and choreographed for various sports teams including the San Diego Riptide (AFL), San Diego Wildcats (ABA), San Diego Surf (ABA), and was a proud captain and member of the San Diego Enforcer Girls (NPSFL) for 3 years. She was also a member of touring companies such as Fire and Ice USA and most recently the Chicago Honey Bear Dancers.