Sara is passionate about ballet and dedicated to helping students achieve their dreams. A Registered Teacher of the Royal Academy of Dance with 20 years experience, she grew up in Kamloops where she began dancing with Regina Bittner-Rothbart. Further study in the Lower Mainland led to in-depth training with Heather McBride. Sara is also a UBC graduate (B.Sc. Chemistry), and holds the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and Certified Financial Planner designations, in addition to teaching certifications from Acrobatic Arts and various conditioning systems. Sara was part of the worldwide group of teachers piloting the new Discovering Repertoire program during its development phase, and is excited to bring it now to LDA students!