JACKIE KOCHER – Instructor/Desk Staff
Jackie has been a Joan Harris Dancer since the age of three. She has been studying ballet, tap, jazz and hip hop. Over the years she has been in hundreds of recitals. Ms. Kocher has been in the Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker as an Angel and also as a mouse. Miss Jackie danced as one of Carabosse’s rodents in The Sleeping Beauty. She graduated from G. A. R. High School where she was active in extracurricular activities like cheerleading and chorus. Her senior year she was one of the cheerleaders that was picked to go to England and cheer with cheerleaders from all over the country. She was the captain of the Minerettes dance team for two years and the following year became an assistant coach. Ms. Kocher recently passed an exam given by the EPA to become a certified MVAC Technician. Jackie has plans to apply to Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. Miss Jackie continues to enhance her dance education at the Broadway Dance Center in New York City.