Classical Ballet / Dancer
Niki started dancing when she was just three years old, and spent her childhood in the dance studio watching her Mom teach ballet. Born in raised in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Niki trained under Gisela Genschow at Santa Fe Dance Foundation and Aspen Santa Fe Ballet. She also danced in summer programs at Ballet Chicago and North Carolina School of the Arts. In college, Niki performed and choreographed in Albuquerque at the University of New Mexico and also with Ballet Theater New Mexico. Niki has taught everything from creative movement for ages 3-7, beginning/intermediate ballet, and advanced and adult dancers.
Most recently, Niki has moved to San Francisco after living in Monterey for two years, and is enjoying all the wonderful dance opportunities in the city. Beyond the dance studio, Niki has been involved in the arts her entire life, and continues to work in arts administration, event coordinating, and theatre management.