PURE Co-Director & Jazz Department Chair
Allegro Teacher since 2000
"I survived because the fire inside me burned brighter than the fire around me."
Accomplished dancer and teacher
Tiffany has trained and continues to train in various styles of dance since she was eight years old. She taught her first class when she was 13yrs old and has been teaching ever since! As a teenager, she trained at Westlake Dance Center and other local studios. She was in the hip hop groups ‘In Effect’, ‘Cruz Control’, and ‘Potion’. She performed in many live shows; ‘Sign of the Times’, ‘Dance This’, ‘En'Lair’, ‘Battle of Seattle’ and was part of WDC’s performing group for 6 years. She has won numerous scholarships and high score awards from L.A. Underground, Edge Performing Arts Center, Tremaine, CoDance, and Encore during her years as a competitive dancer.
Tiffany’s choreographic experience is extensive and diverse. She has choreographed for the Miss Auburn Pageant, V.H. Production’s National Showcase 2K4, Auburn Mountain View’s production of “Drowsy Chaperone”, Battle of Seattle, World of Dance, Sign of the Times, many local high school dance teams, and the nationally ranked Allegro Precision Dance Company. She has won many choreography awards over the years including the prestigious Choreographer’s Pick at PULSE on Tour and recently a national award at Velocity Dance Convention’s national competition.
Education and Certification
She continues her training by attending the Dance Teacher Summit, The Pulse Teacher Conference, and is also certified by the Dance Educators of America. Tiffany is a Co-Director of Allegro Performing Arts Academy and Co-Founder of the nationally award winning P.U.R.E Hip Hop team.
A mentor committed to her student's futures
Many of Tiffany’s students have gone on to dance professionally in L.A., Guam, India, NYC, and for major cruise lines. Her students have been on Abby’s Ultimate Dance Challenge, worked with the PULSE on tour, Billy Elliott in London, 5th Ave in Seattle, Disney, and are often seen assisting various choreographers such as; Tessandra Chavez, Brian Friedman, Ian Eastwood, and Kent Boyd just to name a few. Using her networking abilities and connections with many influential choreographers, teachers, and agencies, Tiffany is committed to helping upcoming dancers launch into the professional world of entertainment. Tiffany loves to share her passion, knowledge, and enthusiasm of dance to anyone that is open to learning!
And a growing happy family
Tiffany and her husband, Jason, have been married for 11 years and together for 18 They have two beautiful children, Sadie and Addison. When they are not at home or at dance, they are camping and enjoying the outdoors!
Teaching schedule for September 2020- June 2021
Lyrical/Contemporary 4 (ages 8-12) , co-taught with Megan
Advanced Lyrical/Contemporary (ages 13+), co-taught with Megan
Jazz 4 (ages 8+), co-taught with Sara
Advanced Jazz (ages 13+)