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A native Californian, Janell Burgess began dancing and found her passion for the arts at a very young age. She is the recipient of the Tremaine & Gus Giordano Merit Scholarships, Disneyland Creativity Award in Choreography, and is also an American Legion Award winner for her advocacy in art education. As a choreographer, she has coached dancers, actors, singers, and movers of all ages in film, television, stage and live events around the world. Janell's diverse & thorough background in movement includes numerous dance styles, yoga, tai chi, and is also a certified Pole Aerial coach thru the Pole Fitness Association (only to name a few) making her a well sought after creative mind in the entertainment industry.