Jennifer N. Jones, Dance Educator
Jennifer N. Jones is no stranger to the stage and lights. As a former competitive dancer herself who won numerous regional, national, and title awards, she currently teaches and choreographs for various studios where she specializes in Classical Lyrical with a contemporary edge. She has won numerous choreography awards both at the regional and national level to include her pieces being selected as Critic’s Choice winners at the local level for NYCDA. She was a Maryland Distinguished Scholar recipient for dance granting her a full-ride scholarship to any Maryland based college. As a result, she obtained a B.S. in Business Administration and an MBA in Management. Additionally, she won Miss MD Teen USA in 1996 and went on to compete at the televised Miss Teen USA pageant where she placed 4th Runner-up. She is quite proud of professional credits of her former students to include: The Lion King,-Las Vegas, Flashdance-The Musical, Dance Captain on Royal Caribbean Cruise Line, The Rockettes, Company member of Bad boys of Dance, The Washington Ballet, and Independent Professional Touring companies. Other students have been accepted on dance scholarships into The Julliard School, Fordham, The University of the Arts, and Point Park University. It is an honor to have Ms. Jennifer at SODC!