Dance  Design


Looking to explore Tap, Contemporary or Hip-Hop? Dj's classes offer a nice balance of technical discipline and entertainment. Dj has helped countless students whether recreational or professional extended their technical training, artistic insight, and personal development as dancers.  Her attention to detail, the learning needs of others, open communication and ethics has earned her respect from colleagues , parents and students both in Oregon and abroad.

Due to an overwhelming  demand from students for a list of  Dj's classes , we have provided below, all the current open public options which can be easily accessed as either an existing student or new comer.  In addition, if enrolled at Mt Hood Community College or Reed College you will find her there too.

"Best class, she helps everyone feel comfortable in their own skin"- J.Heaton

Matt Dishman Community Center

77 NE Knott

Portland, Oregon


One of Portland's best kept secrets is that- Dj teaches an amazing, low-cost Hip-Hop class in one of the city's most inspiring neighborhoods. Students come from the neighborhood, travel across the river and from other areas to attend this Monday night class filled with a positive mix of people.

New term begins : 10/5/2015 to 12/14/2015


Register for the term get 10 classes for $68

making it less than 7 bucks a class

Facility allows drop-ins @ $ 10.00

Monday 7:45 pm to 8:45 pm ( 14 & up)

course # 1036603

  • Classes are term based

  • Click box picture above to register or call 503-823-Play


Stites Performing Art Center

17925 NE Glisan

Portland, Oregon


Dj instructs Hip-Hop and Contemporary classes at Stites. Due to a tremendous amount of requests from students she teaches both styles Monday nights at Stites, this class is on a rotating style schedule.​

Mondays 6:10 pm to 7:00 pm (16 & up)

Studio allows drop-ins


  • Classes follow most Portland Public School closures

  • Click box picture above to go to Stites' Website


Innovative Dance

30625 SW Boones Ferry Road

Wilsonville, Oregon


Dj has proudly taught Hip-Hop at Innovative Dance for 15 years, with an unbelievable amount of talented recreational and pre-professional youth, ranging in age from 6 to 18.

Tuesday 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm (6 to 18)

4 different youth classes

Beginning to Advance levels

  • Classes follow Wilsonville School District closures

  • Click box picture above to go to Innovative's Website

Mt Scott Community Center

5530 SE 72nd Ave

Portland, Oregon


​​Students have been doubling up on Wednesday nights to attend both classes instructed by Dj at Mt Scott. It's not unusual after attending classes with her that you  feel like nothing is impossible. ​

New term begins: 10/7/2015 to 12/16/2015


Tap $72 for 10 classes

Hip-Hop $72 for 10 classes

Must  register to get price above

Facility allows drop-ins @ $10.00

Wednesday 6:15 pm  to 7:15 pm (14 & up ) Hip-Hop


Wednesday 7:15 pm to 8:15 pm (14& up) Tap



  • Classes are term based

  • Click box picture above to register or call 503-823-Play