Jody Myslinski - Director of Operations
Jody Myslinski was born in Staten Island, N.Y. and began her dance career at the age of 4. She studied under the guidance of Julia Brande, at Julia Brande's Dance Studio, a renowned Rockette and past President of DEA, Dance Educators of America. Throughout her childhood, Jody has performed numerous solos, danced with small & large groups, and performed in Pajama Game, The Wizard of Oz, as well as other regional performances.
Joelle Iuliano - Artistic Director
Joelle Iuliano a New Jersey native brings years of dance and performance experience to Rising Stars and over 28 years as an instructor. Joelle began her dance career at the tender age of 2, at Miss Maureen's School of Dance in Nutley, New Jersey. , Joelle was competing within the East Coast competition circuit at the age of 7 and was accredited with numerous awards for solos and group performances.