Terri Jo Englund

Terri Jo Englund received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in ballet and her Master of Arts in modern dance from the University of Cincinnati. There she studied with Denise Warner Limolli, Oleg Sublime, and James Truitte. After graduation, she became the principal ballerina for the Springfield Ballet Company then moved on to Chicago to be on scholarship with Gus Giordano jazz dance Chicago dance company. After performing with several companies in the area, she created her own company, TJ and Company Dance Theater. She was the Artistic Director, primary choreographer and performer with her company for 12 years. Terri Jo has taught at numerous studios in the Chicagoland area including teaching at Northwestern University. She recently moved to Colorado where she was teaching Ballet at Canyon Concert Ballet for the last four years. In addition to teaching ballet, jazz and modern Dance, Terri is also certified in and teaches Gyrokinesis and Aerial Yoga.