Tiana Burke - Has been a student with the company for 18 years and has been studying with the prestigious Broadway Dance Center in NYC. Miss Tiana has been an instructor for the past 5 years and her choreography has won multiple awards. Tiana has studied all forms of dance, gymnastics and modeling. She is a competitive dancer and gymnast and holds many dancing and modeling titles. Miss Tiana specializes in all forms of dance and gymnastics. Teaching is an ultimate passion for Tiana and she cant wait to share her passion with you!

Jennifer Davis - Has been a with the company for the past 18 years  and an instructor for the past nine years and has studied with the prestigious Steps in NYC. Miss Jennifer is an award winning dancer and brings a unique style to the company. She specializes in Hip Hop, Jazz, Lyrical, contemporary and Acro. Miss Jennifer loves sharing her passion and love for dance with each of her students.

Leslie Reimiller - Began training with the company  at the age of 6 and has been  with Elite Dance Company for the past 18 years, and has been instructing dance for the past eight years. Miss Leslie is trained in Hip Hop, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical,  Acro and contemporary. Miss Leslie is excited to bring her unique style of dance training to the company. Miss Leslie's dedication to the company shows through each of her classes. 

Lisa Luciano - Has been with the company for the past 14 years as a student and a teacher with the company for 4 years. Miss Lisa an award winning dancer and is trained in Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Contemporary and Hip Hop. Miss Lisa's love of all styles shows through in each class.

Jennifer Furlani -  Elite Dance Company would like to Welcome Miss Jennifer Furlani to our staff. Jennifer graduated Cum Laude from Mary Wood University in 2016 with a Bachelor of Science degree specializing in Nutrition and Dietetics. She is currently practicing as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist in the state of PA. At MU she continued her love for dance starting with completing technique courses in jazz and lyrical. Jennifer was a member of Marywood's dance company, Dance Elan and performed at fundraisers, community events, an anti-bullying awareness concert, biannual showcases as well as danced alongside a live orchestra.  I am very proud to say Jennifer studied all forms of dance and gymnastics with Elite Dance Company for 16 years.

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Alicia Albright - Is a 2007 graduate from Bishop Hafey. She was a member of the cheerleading squad and a captain her senior year. After high school, Alicia went to Albright College where she graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Elementary Education and Early Childhood Education. During her time at Albright College, Alicia was a member of the Xion Step/Dance Team from 2007- 2011. Alicia helped choreograph hip hop routines and step routines as a member of the board. Alicia will graduate from Wilkes University in December with a Master of Education and a Reading Specialist Degree. Alicia is currently a Kindergarten teacher in the Hazleton Area School District. Alicia has been dancing since the age of 3 where she competed yearly in dance competitions from the age of 5 – 18. Growing up, Alicia was a member of the Elite Dance Company and was a dance teacher from 2004 – 2007. She has experience in tap, street tap, hip hop, step dance, gymnastics, cheerleading, pantomime, lyrical, jazz, modern, technique, and modeling. Alicia is keen to share her passion, strong repertoire,

and knowledge of dance techniques with the students at               Elite Dance Company. 

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Kristen Karmonick - Is a 2013 graduate from Hazleton Area High school. Since High School, she has attended Pennsylvania State University graduating in 2018 with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Corporate Communications. Kristen started dancing at age 5 and has competed yearly in dance competitions. Kristen was a previous member of Elite Dance Company! She has experience in tap, hip hop, pantomime, lyrical, and jazz. Miss Kristen has a strong passion for what she does and is excited to share her knowledge of dance with her students at Elite Dance Company.

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Mrs. Danielle Burke - owner/head choreographer - Mrs. Danielle is the owner and head choreographer of Elite Dance Company. Ms. Danielle has extensive training in all forms of dance and gymnastics. Miss Danielle started dancing at the age of 3 and continued perfecting her craft, studying dance throughout North Eastern Pennsylvania. Since Elite's opening in May, 2000, Ms. Danielle has transformed students into award winning dancers.  Elite was voted #1 Dance studio in NEPA in 2014, 2016 and 2017. Elite Dance Company recently expanded in June 2016 due to our growth over the years to our new home in West Hazleton. With a giant Gymnastics room and six dance rooms with room to grow, making Elite Dance Company one of  the biggest Dance Studio in NEPA.