Lindsay Jameson, Owner/Director

 

Lindsay has been the Owner & Director of All That Dance since it opened in 2001. She has danced since the age of 4 and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in dance from Ball State University. She’s performed in various theatre shows including Guys & Dolls, Crazy For You, Sophisticated Ladies, West Side Story and Big.

 

She has choreographed for several musicals and show choirs including Monmouth/Roseville Show Choir, Choral Dynamics & Avon High School. Lindsay taught for the Carl Sandburg College’s Kids On Campus program when it began in 2003 until it ended in 2016.

 

In her spare time, she enjoys working out, watching the St. Louis Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys and shooting fireworks on the 4th of July. She’s also a Team Beachbody Coach and loves to go geocaching!

 

 

More about Miss Lindsay:

TEACHES: tap, jazz, ballet, pointe

EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree in dance, minor in Foundations of Business

HOMETOWN: Tremont, IL

FAVORITE COLOR: blue

FAVORITE QUOTE: "At the end of the day it's about doing what you love." and "If it's the last dance, dance backwards."

FAVORITE STYLE OF DANCE: tap

FUN FACT: She holds her IL State and Federal explosives licenses so she can host her own fireworks shows!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jessica Decker, Instructor

 

   Jessica has been an ATD student since she was in grade school. She has taken class in tap, jazz, ballet, pointe and lyrical but ballet and pointe are her true passion. She has been one of our teaching assistants (TNTs) since 7th grade and enjoys helping students succeed. Jessica graduated from GHS in 2017 graduated from Carl Sandburg College in 2019. She is currently attending Knox College pursuing a career in dance and business. She was a member of our Blue Heat team for 3 years and is now an assistant and choreographer for the teams.

 

Jessica loves dancing and painting and is excited to graduate from Knox with a dance degree after transferring from CSC. We're lucky to have her on staff!

 

 

More about Miss Jessica:

TEACHES: ballet, pointe, jazz, lyrical, modern/contemporary

EDUCATION: Associate's Degree (2019), pursing Bachelor's Degree (2021)

HOMETOWN: Galesburg, IL

FAVORITE COLOR: pink

FAVORITE QUOTE: "Some dance to remember, some dance to forget."

FAVORITE STYLE OF DANCE: ballet/pointe

FUN FACT: Jessica was our 2017 Dancer of the Year!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kyndal Hamman, Instructor

 

   Kyndal has been dancing for the past 15 years in all styles of dance. She was a 2yr member of the GHS Gadet dance team and is an active member of our Blue Heat dance team. Kyndal has been a teaching assistant (TNT) for 4 years and loves teaching! She is a graduate of Galesburg High School.

 

Kyndal loves anything creative including painting, makeup, art & dance! We're thrilled to have her on our staff!

 

More about Miss Kyndal:

 

TEACHES: hip hop, jazz, lyrical, modern/contemporary, preballet & tap

 

EDUCATION: HS Diploma (2018)

HOMETOWN: Galesburg, IL

FAVORITE COLOR:  emerald green

FAVORITE QUOTE: "The marks human leave are too often scars." -John Green

FAVORITE STYLE OF DANCE: lyrical

FUN FACT: I was named Dancer of the Year in 2016 on my 16th birthday!

 

 

 

 

Olivia Bishop, Instructor, Guest Choreographer

Although Olivia has only been with ATD a short time, she has been dancing for ten years. She has proven her passion is dance and has loved sharing her knowledge with fellow students. Olivia is a graduate of Carl Sandburg College and is continuing her education at Western IL University. She's also a former member of our Blue Heat team!

 

Olivia loves math and has won first place in a geometry math competition! She hopes to continue to pursue a degree in dance therapy in college. We're so fortunate to have her still choreographing for Blue Heat and now teaching modern and contemporary!

 

 

More about Miss Olivia:

 

TEACHES: modern/contemporary, lyrical, jazz

EDUCATION: Associates degree (2020); pursuing Bachelor's Degree (2022)

HOMETOWN: Kirkwood, IL

FAVORITE COLOR: purple

FAVORITE QUOTE: "The show must go on." -Queen

FAVORITE STYLE OF DANCE: modern

FUN FACT: My hobbies aside from dance are reading and very badly teaching myself piano. I've been dancing like 10 years now! I make little videos on YouTube and Facebook!