NAN GIORDANO CERTIFICATION PROGRAM®

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NGCP® certified teachers learn the foundational and essential technique with master teacher Nan Giordano, the world's pre-eminent authority on the Giordano Technique,  developed for today's athletic and sophisticated dancer. Five levels - Basic, Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced, and Professional - provide hands-on experience and written materials needed to incorporate the Giordano Technique into university or studio programs.

NGCP® CERTIFIED TEACHERS

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BASIC LEVEL (1)
INTERMEDIATE LEVEL (3)
BEGINNING
LEVEL (2)
PROFESSIONAL
LEVEL (5)
ADVANCED
LEVEL (4)

BASIC LEVEL NGCP® CERTIFIED TEACHERS
All teachers listed in Basic level are certified solely in the Basic NGCP level

CAMBODIA

Adrienne Ravez

Phnom Penh

Independent

GUATEMALA

Paula María Recinos Orellana

Guatemala City

Antonio Luissi Dance Studio

SPAIN

Susan Beth Kellerman

Barcelona

Slam Dancing Productions

UNITED STATES

ALABAMA

Christy Hand-Barger

Jasper

Marilyn Sanders Performing Arts Center

ARIZONA

Dana Metz

Scottsdale

Pure Contemporary

Kelsey Metz

Phoenix

Pure Contemporary

CALIFORNIA

Mina Ortega

Rivera

Pilgrim School 

Nicole Robinson

Riverside

A.B. Miller High School 

Rosa Rodriguez Frazier

Moreno Valley

A.B. Miller High School

COLORADO

Erin Harner

Steamboat Springs

Lou Conte Dance Studio

CONNECTICUT

Lillian Cook

New London

AMA Dance Theatre

FLORIDA

Jeri-Lynn Rapczak

Gainsville

Cameron Dancenter

GEORGIA

Mandy Evans

Marietta

Atlanta Academy of Ballet & Dance

IOWA

Gabrielle Benson

Montour

The Dance Konnection

Ashlynd Kohli

Iowa City

National Dance Academy

Kelly Else

Urbandale

Iowa Cats Dance Company

ILLINOIS

Emily Broeker

Chicago

Dance Academy of Libertyville

Samantha Barnewolt

Huntley

Tanner Boyer

Chicago

Giordano Dance Chicago 

Staci Cousert

Crestwood

Oak Lawn Park District Oak View Center

Calme Brown

Barrington

Harper College 

Pat Doyle

Mount Prospect

McDonald Dance Academy

Irina Gass

Deerfield

University of Iowa

Reggie Good

Fox River Grove

Independent

Darcy Nickel

Chicago

Chicago Public School-Dever School

Emily Winkler

Libertyville

Dance Academy of Libertyville

Darby Wilde

Normal

Illinois State University

Kylene Stephens

Chicago

Kaleidoscope Dance

Amy Hill

Schaumburg

Natalie Thompson

Chicago

Natana Dance

Christine Widell

Chicago

John Hersey High School

Marion Victorson

Chicago

Franklin Elementary Fine Arts Center

INDIANA

Audra Brian

New Albany

Louisville Ballet 

Glenn Panzarella

Kokomo

Western Kentucky University & Becky Seamster Dance Studio 

Carol Dilts

Gary

Indiana Ballet Theatre

Rebecca Gotsch

Komoko

Independent Dance Teacher

Sara Pecina

Kokomo

Western Kentucky University

KANSAS

Kalina Bartlett

Derby

Wichita State University

KENTUCKY

Amanda Clark

Bowling Green

Western Kentucky University

Samantha Coomes

Owensboro

Owensboro Dance Theater

MASSACHUSETTS

Andrew Howarth

Boylston

Jazziak's Dance School &
Miss Tanya's School of Dance

MARYLAND

Jenny Villanueva

Fulton

Studio Dans

MICHIGAN

Melissa Brunsting

Grand Haven

Muskegan Community College

Jennifer Bastios

Detroit

2nd Street Studio of Dance

Ida Lowback

Royal Oak

The Institution of Dance Arts, Inc.

Jen Koralewski

Westland

Independent Dance Teacher

Izzabella Irwin

Calumet

Western Michigan University

Karin Spencer

Southfield

Oakland University

MISSISSIPPI

Casey Hild 

Gulfport

Island School of Performing Arts

MISSOURI

Carly Niehaus

St. Louis

Central Studio

NORTH DAKOTA

Monica Maher

West Fargo

Inspire Dance and Wellness Studios

NEVADA

Michelle Dunn

Las Vegas

Centennial High School

NEW JERSEY

Greg Anmuth

Laurel Springs

Dance Class

Samantha Braine

Sayreville

The University of the Arts

NEW YORK

Margaret Elaine Plaza

Forest Hills

Dr. Sun Yat Sen MS 131

Fracesca Pino

East Northport

Muhlenberg College

OHIO

Emily Eschhofen

Maumee 

Bryan Community School of Dance 

Angie Haver

Westerville

Generations Performing Arts Center

OKLAHOMA

Kourtney Speece

Enid

University/Dance Works of Enid

SOUTH DAKOTA

Rachel Peterson

Aberdeen

University/Dance Works of Enid

TEXAS

Marina Zuniga-Johnson

San Antonio

Sarita's Dance Studio Inc.

WISCONSIN

Sarah Mills

Oconomowoc

Western Michigan University

Angie Broegman-Stinde

Holly

Visions in Motion Dance Studio

Lisa Pritzl

Green Bay

Empowerment Dance

Christy Munch

Beloit

Rockford Dance Company

Silken Amelia

Milwaukee

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

BEGINNING LEVEL NGCP® CERTIFIED TEACHERS
All teachers listed in the Beginning level have completed Basic & Beginning NGCP levels

GUATEMALA

Grace Beckern Mirón

Guatemala

DancinGrace

UNITED KINGDOM

Deirdre Kearns

Winchester Hampshire

UNITED STATES

ALABAMA

Nicki Hunkapillar

Huntsville

Lee High School, Magnet School

CALIFORNIA

Andy Vaca

Long Beach

California State University, Long Beach

Jacob Gutierrez-Montoya

Sacramento

Hawkins School of the Performing Arts

COLORADO

Erin Harner

Steamboat Springs

GEORGIA

Lisa O'Connor

Alpharetta

St. Pius X High School

Eileen Edwards

Austell

Cobb County Center for Excellence in the Performing Arts

IOWA

Chelsea Bankes

Davenport 

Bettendorf Family Museum

Theresa Berger

Ankeny

 

Sydney Markert

Polk City

University of Arizona

Nicholas Rice

Urbandale

 

ILLINOIS

Devin Buchanan

Chicago

Ari Israel

Chicago 

Independent

Gina Russell

Springfield

Dance Arts Studio

Sasha Lazarus

Chicago

Giordano Dance Chicago

Erina Ueda

Chicago

Giordano Dance Chicago

Samantha Dauer

Wayne

Point Park University

Katie Loveless

Elmurst

Elmhurst Park District

Jessica Spear

Peru

The Dance Center

Katelyn Reyes

Des Plaines

Barrington High School

Jack Halbert

Chicago 

Independent

Tanya Osika

Batavia

Steppin' Out Dance Studio

Amy Wilde

Schaumburg

Arlington Heights Park District

Fernando Rodriguez

Chicago

Giordano Dance Chicago

Skyler Newcom

Chicago

Giordano Dance Chicago

KENTUCKY

Jaysie Beth Cambell

Lexington

Owensboro Dance Theatre

Natalie Woodard

Owensboro

Owensboro Dance Theatre

MARYLAND

Karen Daniels

Baltimore

A Step Ahead Dance Center

Melissa Jones

Fredrick

CoMMotion Dance Studio, John F. Kennedy High

 

Brittany Brown

Pikesville

Giordano Dance Chicago

 

MASSACHUSETTS

Rachel Rubin

Worchester

Charlotte Klein Dance Centers

Michael McCarthy

Worcester

Charlotte Klein Dance Centers

MICHIGAN

Michele Winchester-Green

Cassopolis

Broadway Dance Academy

MINNESOTA

Regina Peluso

Edina

Collide Theatrical Dance Company

MISSOURI

Christina Burton

Kansas City

Kansas City Ballet School

NEVADA

Robert Contreras

Las Vegas

Bunker Dance Center

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Amberlee Darling

North Hampton

Philips Exeter

NEW MEXICO

Ada Palacios

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