meet our faculty

dee reusch

owner/artistic director

Growing up in Northern Kentucky, Dee studied all genres of dance and was a competitive dancer and gymnast. After graduating high school, she attended Western Kentucky University as a dance major and finished her college career with a BFA in English and Dance from Northern Kentucky University. Dee began teaching dance at the age of 20, where she discovered that she not only has a love of performance, but a true passion for teaching the art of dance. Dee followed her passion and opened Studio Dee in 1996.

emily overton

assistant artistic director

Emily has been a part of the Studio Dee staff since 2003. She grew up in Northern Kentucky and began her dance training at the age of three. She has studied in the areas of tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop and lyrical. Emily danced competitively for several years and won many regional and national titles. As a student of Northern Kentucky University, she studied Dance, Creative Writing and English. Over the years, her collaboration with Dee has helped lead the award winning dance company.

jonnie lynn jacobs

Started with Studio Dee in 1998

MA in Dance from OSU

PHD in Education from UC

CCM Faculty at UC

allie blau

Started with Studio Dee in 2010

BFA in Dance from NKU

Rhythm Works Certification

rachel mckinney

Started with Studio Dee in 2012

BA in Communications from NKU

ballet instructor

dance instructor

dance instructor

christa mchale

Started with Studio Dee in 2012

BA in Marketing from MC

MA in IMC from DU

ana bird

Started with Studio Dee in 2014

Studied ballet at Central Maryland School of Ballet 

CCM Faculty at UC

hannah blom

Started with Studio Dee in 2017

Studying dance at NKU

dance instructor

ballet instructor

marketing consultant

heather cameron-johnson

Started with Studio Dee in 2018
 BA in English Lit. from Smith College
MFA in Dance Performance & Choreography from NYU
CCM Faculty at UC

regina blom

Started with Studio Dee in 2018

mya kring

Started with Studio Dee in 2018

Director of local gymnastics program

office manager

ballet instructor

tumbling instructor

hanna turner

Started with Studio Dee in 2019
Member of Studio Dee from 2004-09

Miss Petite Dance in 2008

Member of UC Dance Team in 2018

Started with Studio Dee in 2019
Trained in tap, jazz, ballet, lyrical and hip hop for 22 years

BA in Organizational Mgmt. from AU

Member of Studio Dee since 2004

Studying dance at NKU

dance instructor

dance instructor

victoria daniels

dance instructor

olivia sketch