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

Derek Bruner

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Tianna Haradon

Director of Development

Kimberly Hernandez

Director of Student Development

Vanessa Rodriguez

Chief Operating Officer

Elly Aronson

Communications and Development Assistant 

Adilene Ayala

Academic Coordinator

Diana Barriga

College & Career Readiness Coordinator

Jennifer Bassage Bonfil

Dance Education & Curriculum Specialist

Ariel Campos

Administrative Coordinator

Teresa Farias

Family Services Case Manager

Kris Filip

Communications & Visual Design Associate

Jerry Reyes

Student Support Services Coordinator

Lauren Ullom

Development Operations Coordinator

DANCE EDUCATION STAFF

Rocio Cruz, Faculty

Patrick Doran-Sheeran, Accompanist

Monti Ellison, Accompanist

Zachary Kenefick, Accompanist

Jonathan Kim, Faculty

Paul Kohlhas, Accompanist

Andrea Ordaz, Faculty

Katelyn Sanchez, Faculty

Kenneth Walker, Faculty

Brian Wood, Accompanist

STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES STAFF

Cathy Benitez, Student Support Services Leader

Rafael Delgado, Tutor

Dulce Garcia, Family Services Support Specialist

Marina Garcia, Tutor

Berenice Gonzalez, Student Support Services Mentor

Marissa Martinez, Student Support Services Mentor

Eusebio Romero, Student Support Services Mentor