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

Kris F. Anderson

Communications & Visual Design Associate

Adilene Ayala

Academic Coordinator

Diana Barriga

The Next Step© Coordinator

Jennifer Bassage Bonfil

Dance Education & Curriculum Specialist

Teresa Farias

Family Services Case Manager

Kimberly Hernandez

Student Development Manager

Victoria Kim

Communications Development Assistant

Jerry Reyes

Student Support Services Advisor

Annie Song

Development Manager

DANCE EDUCATION STAFF

Rocio Cruz, Faculty

Patrick Doran-Sheeran, Accompanist

Monti Ellison, Accompanist

Dennis Frayne, Accompanist

Zachary Kenefick, Accompanist

Jonathan Kim, Faculty

Paul Kohlhas, Accompanist

Daniel Miramontes, Faculty

Andrea Ordaz, Faculty

Ben Rempel, Accompanist

Karen Sanchez, Faculty

Kenneth Walker, Faculty

Brian Wood, Accompanist

STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES STAFF

Nathalie Acevedo, Academic Advisor

Cathy Benitez, Student Support Services Leader

Nadine Boctor, Tutor

Rafael Delgado, Tutor

Dulce Garcia, Family Services Support Specialist

Marina Garcia, Tutor

Berenice Gonzalez, Student Support Services Mentor

Nathan Jacobo, Tutor

Stephanie Maceda, Academic Advisor

Berenice Mosqueda, Tutor

Edlin Ortiz, Tutor

Jesse Perez-Razo, Tutor & Student Support Services Mentor

Ana Saldivar, Academic Advisor