Dance Team - Coaches

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Head Coach and Choreographer

Stephanie Yonkovich graduated with her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance from California State University, Long Beach. She is trained in ballet, modern, jazz, contemporary, tap, and hip hop and has worked with choreographers such as Deborah Brockus, Gerald Casel, Lorin Johnson, Sophie Monat, Andrew Vaca and Brooke Wendle. She has also performed with Los Angeles Movement Arts. Stephanie enjoyed teaching and choreographing at West Coast School of the Arts and other dance studios in Southern California. In addition to professional dance, she was a member and captain of her college dance team and was Coach of the Rosary High School Junior Varsity Dance Team. Stephanie recently performed in the “All About Women” Hermes Show in NYC choreographed by Andrea Miller. She is continuing to train and pursue a professional dance career in NYC.

Former Staff

Francine DeSancits, Head Coach 1994 – 2002

Karen Lee, Assistant Coach 2000 – 2002, Head Coach 2003 – 2007

Wendy Garofoli, Assistant Coach 2002 – 2005

Katie Evans, Assistant Coach 2005 – 2006

Alexandra Stylianos, Assistant Coach 2009 - 2011

Bernadine Goldberg, Assistant Coach 2004-2007, Head Coach 2007 - 2011

Natalie Ward, Head Coach 2011-2014

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