Our Instructional Staff


 

Mollee Johnson - Dance Coordinator


“Nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without passion”. Mollee Johnson brings her passion for dance as well as over 30 years of experience to her teaching. Mollee has been a dance instructor and Dance company director for over 12 years. She has a multitude of performance and chorography experience in her portfolio, including performances at Cedar Point Amusement Park, The College Football Hall of Fame, The Orange Bowl Stadium and Walt Disney World. Mollee has taught both Jazz and Pom Pon clinics as well as having judged numerous high school dance auditions. Mollee was a member of her High school Orchesis and the NIU dance line the Silverette’s where she was an undergraduate leader. Mollee is thrilled to be joining the Lake Zurich Dance program as Dance Director. Mollee lives in Lake Zurich with her husband and two children.
Mollee Johnson

Amy Hill - Instructor


Amy graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville where while attending there performed in numerous shows and obtained her dance minor. Amy has been dancing since she was a child including being a part of her high school Orchesis team. She enjoys various forms of dance and especially enjoys having the opportunity to pass on her passion for dance through teaching. Amy is excited to be a part of the Lake Zurich dance program.
Amy Hill

Jen Rowley - Instructor


Jennifer began dancing as a young child and has studied ballet, tap, jazz, African and modern dance styles. She has been teaching dance for over fifteen years. Jennifer has a degree in Dance and Psychology from Denison University in Granville, Ohio. She has also participated in the New York University Summer Dance program in New York City and studied abroad at the Laban Centre for Movement and Dance in London, England. She has danced professionally and has presented her modern choreography in Washington D.C., New York, and Chicago. In addition to dance, she is also a yoga instructor. Jennifer is thrilled to be able to share her love of dance with her students.
Jen Rowley

Kristine Boyce - Instructor


Kristine Boyce began ballet training at the age of three. At the age of eight she trained at The Performing Arts of Spring Grove and performed with the Illinois Youth Dance Theater. During High school Miss Boyce joined the Judith Svalanders School of Ballet where she began as a trainee and worked her way up to Judith Svalanders Company. There Miss Boyce participated in multiple productions of Sleeping Beauty, Copellia, and twenty plus productions of The Nutcracker. Kristine Boyce began performing with the College of Lake County in 2010 where she was accepted into to the Prairie Spirit Dance Troop.

Being a part of the Prairie Spirit Dance Troop has given her the opportunity to perform along side the V.A.D.C.O modern dance company. Kristine Boyce is currently working towards her degree in Fine Arts with a concentration in dance and performance.
Kristine Boyce

Cyx Wynne - Instructor

Cyx Wynne, Public Relations Director of Hip Hop ConnXion Chicago, started his professional dance career in 2003 with Dance2XS International. In 2006, He along with 3 others founded the Chicago Onyx Dance Alliance better known as CODA. In 2009 Cyx joined the internationally known Hip Hop ConnXion Family and after 2 years was named Artistic Director and a year later named General Director of Hip Hop ConnXion Chicago. Cyx has performed, taught, and choreographed in such countries as Italy, China, Australia, England Mexico and Canada. Cyx is a firm believer and sharing his knowledge with the youth in direct correlation with Hip Hop ConnXion'motto which is...

Our future is here today!

The survival of dance rests on the shoulders of our youth. Teach them well and our future will be strong. You can choose to start educating tomorrow, Or you can choose to start educating now. We choose to start NOW!!


 Cyx Wynne