Rhonda Henriksen

Class: Lyrical Contemporary & Pi-Yo-Da
Location: Alpharetta, GA

Rhonda Henriksen has danced professionally since the age of 19. She trained on full scholarship with Alvin Ailey , Hubbard Street Dance Chicago and Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago. She danced with world renowned dance companies such as Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, River North Dance Chicago, Elisa Monte New York and Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago. Rhonda was a soloist for some of the great choreographers of our time such as Twyla Tharp, Danny Ezralow,  Margo Sappington, Sherry Zunker, Lou Conte, Mauricio Wainrot, Ginger Farley and Sam Watson. 

She retired from performing after 10 years to start a family. She has two children, Caroline and Drew and has been happily married for 24 years to her husband David. 

After retiring from professional dance, she became Director of Dance Ministry for Willow Creek Church. It was there where she developed and started a company of her own called Groundwork Dance. 

She has her own studio in Milton where she teaches Romana's Pilates, TRX, Ballet Barre, Yoga, Crossover Symmetry, Holy Yoga and Personal Training. 

She is very happy to return to the studio to teach again here at Dance 101.