Whitney was born in San Luis Obispo. She studied dance, music, and theater and performed as a dancer for 16 years. During that time, she trained and performed with Gilbert Reed Ballet and in dance competitions with American Dance of SLO in California. Whitney studied early childhood education and has a BS in psychology from Columbia College. In 2022, Whitney received her Master’s of Arts in Education, with emphasis in curriculum and instruction, from Brandman University. She is looking forward to bridging the educational tools and strategies learned with the creativity of the arts to create more lesson plans, plays, and content for the Creative Kids Performing Arts program. Whitney has taught performing arts classes for children ages 2 to 14 for 8 years. She is a director, choreographer, playwright and teacher at Creative Kids Performing Arts. Whitney has written and directed seven plays which have been performed in Creative Kids Performing Arts productions. The mother of 3 creative kids of her own, Whitney lives on the Central Coast with her husband, children, canine, and feline family.
Teacher / Director