Photo by Laura DeAngelis

Born in Jacksonville, Jordan has been dancing since the age of three.  She has explored various styles of dance including ballet, modern, contemporary, jazz, lyrical, hip-hop, and tap. She has studied under teachers Ihaia Miller, teacher at The Flordia Ballet and member of Les Ballets Trockadero; Heather Olschewske, dance director of Arts Edge School of Dance and Theatre; and Bill Hotaling, founder of Manhattan Dance Project.  As a first-year student pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Dance, Jordan has studied under Ann Sofie Clemmensen and Eddie Taketa, and performed Chien-Ying Wang’s Benevolence.  She is also a minor in Human Nutrition and is excited to explore what learning opportunities The Ohio State University has to offer.