convention and instruction

Lindsey has been instructing in dance for 10+ years, specializing in jazz and contemporary. Trained in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, and musical theater.

Lindsey is currently a director for Avant + Garde Dance Company, a performance youth dance company that focuses on dancers who have a passion for dance and moving forward with their dance careers.

Avant + Garde Dance Company is a community of people who want to develop new and surprising ideas in dance. Our mission is to inspire a lasting love and appreciation for dance through excellence and new artistically innovative choreography, aiding in the movement of its members forward into the future. We value creative movers, and intentional thinkers through the passion they exhibit in dance.

In 2012 she was also a founding director of Ashly Mari Dance Company, a non profit located in McHenry County, Illinois. The company was focused on giving performance opportunities to 18+ dancers and doing community out reach with the dancers in the company.


For video of her choreography, check out her YouTube channel.


Lindsey is available for convention and speaking engagements, and can talk on the creative process, business start-up, dance instruction, and company running.