Miss Kendra has been dancing for over 13 years and joined the ABJ team in 2014. She received the bulk of her training from Brandi Franks at Danceforce, in her hometown of Savannah,TN and started her teaching career under her direction. As a dancer, Kendra has made her mark on the competition and convention scene. After winning her first convention scholarship at age 6, she knew she had found her calling.
At age 10, Kendra won her first scholarship to LA for more training opportunities, opening up a whole new dance world! She has also earned a spot as an Elite Protege for The Pulse at age 14 where she was able to study under and assist world renowned choreographers such as Dave Scott, Mia Michaels, Brian Friedman and more. She even had the opportunity to observe and learn the choreography for Britney Spears' Til the World Ends music video as it was set on her and 3 fellow elite protege by the choreographer Brian Friedman in the working stages before being used for the actual video! Miss Kendra also had the opportunity to assist emmy award winning choreographer Tyce Diorio when he choreographed for America's Got Talent.
Kendra was also awarded the esteemed ATA (Assistant Teacher Award) at Co.Dance at the age of 16 before moving up the ranks to Apprentice and was later inducted into the Hall of Fame.
Currently Miss Kendra is enrolled as a Dance major at the University of Alabama and has been seen in Dance Alabama as well as ARDT. She has been an amazing addition to our ABJ family and we are thrilled she can share her talents with our dancers!