is originally from Torrance, California, where he began dancing from the age of six at Fusion Dance Studio. His opportunities include the Julliard Summer intensive, the apprentice program at The Chautauqua Institution, and assisting Cathy Young at Bates Dance Festival. He earned a BFA magna cum laude in dance performance from the Boston Conservatory. In college, Jeff worked with Danny Pelzig, Cathy Young, Gianni DiMarco, Diane Arvanites, Doug Elkins, Adam Barruch, Omar Carrum and Claudia Lavista. He spent a year dancing with Charlotte Ballet’s second company where he performed the works of choreographers Mark Diamond, Dwight Rhoden and David Ingram. Jeff has had the pleasure of performing with Lucky Plush Productions and Cocodāco Dance Project during his stay in Chicago. He has been a company member in Terpsicorps Theatre of Dance for four seasons. Jeff is currently based in Asheville, NC where he both teaches and dances.