Jess is from Chaska, Minnesota and began dancing at a local studio at the age of three. Jess joined the Chaska High School dance team in eight grade and won her first of three State Championships in 2012. Jess then continued her dance team career at Minnesota State University, Mankato in her freshmen, in which the team won UDA College Nationals, and sophomore years. Before her junior year of college, she also spent the summer teaching summer camps for UDA. Jess didn’t stop there, but then danced professionally for the Timberwolves in the 2017-2018 season. She cannot wait to share her love for dance with the Spotlight Dance Company! Her favorite styles are sassy jazz, hip-hop, and contemporary. Jess teaches private lessons and training classes.