is the Founder and Director of the Masterís School for Creative
Arts. She has been trained in many forms of dance in the last 40+
years: Ballet, Jazz, Tap, Modern, Interpretive, and Hebrew Folk
Dance. She has used her dance background to express her love for
the Lord in Dance Worship Ministry in the church for the past 30
years both here and in New England.†She has traveled all over the
Northeast and now the Southeast doing workshops and conferences,
releasing people in the gift of dance for the Lord.
Joanne taught Worship dance
for 3 years at The Genesis Project, a Christian Arts studio in Greenville,
from there went on to open The Master's School for Creative Arts
in 2006 where she has taught for the last 9 years.
Joanne co-founded The Worship Dancers Alliance 14 years ago with
Jami Crisman. This is an organization that unifies dancers from
numerous churches in the SE for the purpose of fellowship, prayer,
encouragement and training. Joanne's passion is dancing for the
Lord and sharing that passion with others. Her mission is to see that anyone who
desires to dance, would have the foundation they need to be released
to dance at every age. She truly
believes we have an Audience of only ONE.