Jana Tripp

Polaris Dance Company Member | Pilates Instructor

Jana Tripp received her early dance training in her hometown of Lakeland, Florida. She graduated with a BS in Psychology from Stetson University and an MFA in Dance from Florida State University. While a student, she taught dance classes for the Stetson Community School and non-majors courses for the FSU Dance Department. For the next four years, she served as the Director of Dance for the Marion County Center for the Arts at West Port High School in Ocala, Florida while performing with Mary Love Dance Projects and Falling Upward Dance Collective. After moving to Portland, she began dancing with Polaris and teaching as a STOTT Pilates certified instructor.