DANCER INFO: US FINALIST IN THE 9 DIVISION / RISING STAR EVENTS WINNER
Heather Kornick started dancing at the age of four at Mark Spivak’s Institute and Dance Extension. She was a student dancer there throughout her youth, all the way through high school. During her senior year, she was also a member of the Bolles Dance Company.
After graduation, Heather attended Florida State University and majored in dance. In 1996, she found her love for ballroom dancing and began to train as a professional. Ever since then, Heather has taught all ages and levels. In addition, she has competed professionally throughout the United States.
She won many Rising Star events and was a United States finalist in the 9 Dance Division.
Since starting a family, Heather has continued to teach Jacksonville area students at both social and competitive levels. Because of her expertise, she is often asked to coach and choreograph for other dance professionals. Heather judges local events and performs with her current partner, Jake Lukic.