Kylie has a passion for dance and sharing her love of dance with others. She started dancing at the age of 3 and was competing at a very young age as well. Kylie currently attends Loras College and is majoring in Business. Kylie is a young, thriving, energetic choreographer and dance teacher. She's been doing choreography for Xtreme Dance for many years and has won numerous awards with her work. She loves working with all of her dancers and forming lasting memories with their families. Kylie continues to train in dance and choereography. Kylie is also very excited about starting the Iowa Elite Dance Team and looking forward to Season 1.
Tessa Medinger began her dance career in Omaha Nebraska under the direction of Kitty Lee and Jessalynn Siwa. Tessa attended university of Omaha. In 2006 Tessa opened Xtreme Dance and began to establish a national award winning studio. She has obtained many choreography and top teacher awards. Tessa has dancers featured in JoJo Siwa's music videos Boomerang, High top shoes, and world wide party! Tessa has been doing choreography for over 17 years! Tessa has been traveling and judging across the country and so excited to be a teacher at Xtreme Dance!
Hello! I am Teah and I was born and raised in Dubuque. I have been involved with Xtreme Dance since I was 11 years old - from dancing competitivey through high school, to becoming an instructor. After graduating from Wahlert Catholic High School I attended Loras College and continued teaching at Xtreme. My favorite part of teaching is forming relationships with the dancers and watching them grow through the years! I am looking forward to getting married 12.12.2020 and spending the year with Xtreme and the amazing dancers!
Imani has been dancing for 15 years, and this is also her 15th season dancing at Xtreme Dance. Imani will be attending University of Iowa this fall and has been selected as a member of the University of Iowa's Dance team. Imani's favorite style of dance is lyrical. Xtreme Dance is so lucky to have Imani a part of our studio from the time it opened. Imani's favorite part of Xtreme is the fact that we are like a family and that we work hard as a team always.
Emma is from Cedarburg, WI. and plans to attend UW- Platteville in the fall to study Industrial Engineering. She started dancing at two and loved dancing ever since. Emma has studied ballet, contemporary, tap, jazz, hip hop, musical theater, and pointe in a professional dance studio. She was part of the elite competitive team as well as Company. Emma enjoyed various Nutcracker roles, including solos such as Spanish, Chinese, Jack in the Box, Maid, Candy Cane, and the Sugar Plum Fairy. She also was a gymnast for nine years. Throughout her gymnastics career Emma was able to tumble and do tricks which she applied to dance. Emma was a part of the KML Varsity Cheer and Stunt team as well as the Varsity Track team. Emma feels blessed to be given various opportunities to compete and perform and found success by setting and achieving goals that require perseverance and dedication. Emma is very excited to meet new enthusiastic dancers and inspire them to push themselves to their highest potential.
Maggie has been dancing since she was two years old and competing for the past 6 years. She has only been with Xtreme for two years, but she loves it so much! Maggie has grown so much as a dancer while at Xtreme thanks to all of the amazing teachers. Her favorite thing about Xtreme Dance is the friendships she shares with her team and teachers. Maggie is very excited to start teaching and helping out around the studio.
Aubrey has been dancing for the past 11 years and competing since she was 4 years old. Aubrey has won several top overall and title awards, as well as many scholarships from different dance convetions across the MidWest Region. Aubrey's favorite styles of dance are lyrical and contemporary. She loves being a part of Xteme Dance and loves helping dancers reach their potential.
Miley has been dancing and competing for 10 years. She has won a number of overall and title awards throughout her dance career. Miley specializes in musical theater, lyrical, jazz and improv. Miley has been in multiple JoJo Siwa music videos including High Top Shoes, Worldwide Party and Don't Stop! Miley loves kids and cannot wait to help teach at Xtreme Dance.
Morgan has been dancing for 14 years and has been competing for 12 years. She currently attends St. Ambrose University and is a member of their nationally ranked competitive dance team. Morgan enjoys her time at Xtreme Dance teaching and helping dancers reach their goals. Her favorite part about Xtreme is how close-knit and welcoming all the families are. Morgan loved dancing for the competitive team, and cannot wait to continue as a teacher.
Izzy has been dancing at Xtreme dance for the past 6 years. Not only has Xtreme been a fun and loving environment for Izzy over the years, it has served as her second home where she can come to escape reality. Izzy feels so blessed to have such and amazing place to do what she loves.
Maria has been dancing since the young age of 3 years old and started dancing competitively at age 8. Maria joined Xtreme Dance studio two years ago and feels she has grown so much under the direction of Tessa, Teah and Kylie. Maria loves Xtreme so much as it is truly a family. Maria is excited to start teaching at Xtreme and helping the dancers continue to grow.
Sienna has been dancing and competing since the age of five. Jazz is Sienna's favorite style of dance. Dance has taught her what it truly means to love what you do. Xtreme Dance has been like a second home. Through all the recitals, costumes, hairspray and many friends she's made, her experiences on and off stage have taught her so many things about herself and life in general.