Nicole_WoodingNicole started her training in Ballet and Artistic gymnastics at age 4. She was a principal dancer at the San Diego Civic Youth Ballet from 2005-2009, where she studied for 16 years under teachers, Penny Huffor and Xavier Hicks. Nicole began teaching and choreography for SDYCB’s young dancer’s Spring Concerts. Nicole was welcomed at the summer program with American Ballet Theatre in 2006. Nicole joined the faculty at Emerald City┬áin 2010 and has been coaching rhythmic gymnastics for the last three years. She is a favorite coach of the Munchkin Classes. Along with coaching she is now earning her BFA and continues with her dance training at Mesa College, where she choreographs and performs with the Mesa College Dance Company.

Nicole is a Safety and Instructor certified professional member of United States Gymnastics Association.