Born and raised in Vancouver, Miss Donna started dancing at 3 years old. Her training began at Douglas Ballet Academy, which is where she first found her passion for dance.
She then trained for five years at Danzmode Productions with Rachael Poirier.
Donna has performed in multiple industrial shows, as well as won many local and international competitions. She has also worked with several well known teachers and choreographers from all over.
In 2015, she travelled to Las Vegas on scholarship to compete at the dance awards for best dancer, and performed with the Alberta Ballet in the Nutcracker.
Donna has been accepted into many respected training programs such as The Joffery Ballet contemporary program, Capilano University's musical theatre/acting program, among others. Donna recently finished a year of training with Harbour Dance Centre's ITP under the direction of Moe Brody. She also performed with Juno nominated singer Warren Dean Flandez.
Donna began assisting choreography and teaching at a young age, which lead to her choreographing and teaching her own classes and soloists, which have won many local and international dance competitions.
Donna is thrilled to get to work with the students of Driftwood, and can’t wait to share her love of dance!