Meet the Team

Get to know The Wooden Floor team.

Dawn Reese

Chief Executive Officer

Payal Kumar Avellan

Director of Communications & Marketing

Veronica Avzaradel

Controller

Falon Baltzell

Artistic Director

Derek Bruner

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Tianna Haradon

Director of Development

Wendy Mendoza

Director of Student Development

Vanessa Rodriguez

Chief Operating Officer

Kristian F. Anderson

Communications & Visual Design Associate

Adilene Ayala

Academic Coordinator

Diana Barriga

The Next Step© Coordinator

Jennifer Bassage Bonfil

Dance Education & Curriculum Specialist

Crystal Betancourt

Administrative Coordinator

Teresa Farias

Family Services Case Manager

Brandon Gernux

College & Career Readiness Coordinator

Kimberly Hernandez

Student Development Manager

Victoria Kim

Communications Development Assistant

Jerry Reyes

Student Support Services Advisor

Annie Song

Development Manager

DANCE EDUCATION STAFF

Kevin Bowers, Accompanist

Rocio Cruz, Faculty

Jazmin Davis, Faculty

Patrick Doran-Sheeran, Accompanist

Monti Ellison, Accompanist

Dennis Frayne, Accompanist

Sarah Jacobs, Faculty

Jonathan Kim, Faculty

Paul Kohlhas, Accompanist

Daniel Miramontes, Faculty

Jazmin Mojica, Faculty

Andrea Ordaz, Faculty

Kenneth Walker, Faculty

Deanna Watkins, Accompanist

Brian Wood, Accompanist

STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES STAFF

Brittany Chiles, Student Support Services Mentor

Rafael Delgado, Tutor

Paul Fernandez, Academic Advisor

Jeovane Galicia, Tutor

Berenice Gonzalez, Tutor

Martin Macias-Bautista, Tutor

Berenice Mosqueda, Tutor

Melonie Nguyen, Tutor

Edlin Ortiz, Tutor

Jessica Parra, Student Support Services Mentor

Jesse Perez-Razo, Tutor & Student Support Services Mentor

Luis Ponciano, Academic Advisor

Ana Saldivar, Student Support Services Leader

Aysha Samson, Tutor

Emmanuel Vergara, Academic Advisor