Erika has been dancing for more than 25 years, she began training with Lara and Susan in Ballet and modern in her youth at a local dance studio. She has been teaching at Dream Studio for over 12 years. She currently teaches ballet and jazz as well as jazz team. Her repertoire encompasses knowledge and training in ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, hip hop, and modern/contemporary. Erika attended American Academy of Ballet summer intensive, and was accepted to Joffrey Ballet School summer programs. She was a member of the Ithaca College Dance Team which competed at the national level and performed in multiple Dance Companies at Ithaca College. She loves teaching dance and being a mentor.