We have found a fantastic new dance teacher for our award-winning dance program! She is Mrs. Kari Simonson, a highly respected teacher who has taught dance for two years and coached dance for eight years at Woodbridge High School in Irvine. She comes to us with over 20 years of dance experience.
Mrs. Simonson is a graduate of Cal State University Fullerton and Chapman University. She has danced for well-known industry professionals like Mike Esperanza (BARE Dance Company) and Leanna Aldenda. Mrs. Simonson keeps her dance skills and knowledge current as a teacher and student at Defore Dance Center in Costa Mesa. She also has experience in Pilates and Barre fitness methods. She is very excited to work with such an amazing group of students, dancers and parents. We welcome her to our Diamond Bar High School staff.