Hip Hop, Jazz & Lyrical Instructor
Stephanie Kailiuli started teaching at FGDA in 2013. She grew up in the Hillsboro area training in ballet, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, tap, & gymnastics. After graduating high school she went on to attend the University of Washington in Seattle, studying dance, and later completed her Bachelor's in Kinesiology & Exercise Science from the University of Hawaii at Hilo. While living in Hawaii she trained under Pier Sircello, Nadia Schlosser, Pam Chong James, & Vicky Kelly-Robbins. Stephanie also performed throughout the Big Island, including a guest performance with Cirque du Soleil. In 2012 she moved back to the Portland area and attended NWDP's LAUNCH program. Stephanie also continued to train & perform throughout the Pacific Northwest. She currently teaches jazz, lyrical, competition team, & heads the hip hop program with her husband Joshua at FGDA.