* 1995-1998 CIOS: Higher Academy for sport teachers and sport coaches. Graduated as Jazzdance teacher, Fitness/Aerobics instructor and sportmasseuse.
* Dance education:
1999-2003 Fontys danceacademy Tilburg Netherlands. Graduated as a Contemporary/modern dancer.
Since that time I work as a freelance dancer/performer for different companies, choreographers and theatre makers.
I have worked with: Constanza Marcras/Dorkypark (De) Giulia Mureddu (Nl/It), Compagnia Zappala (It), Conny janssen danst (nl), Galili dance (nl), Maaike vanDijk (nl), Vloeistof (nl) United-c (nl), Movinglog: (Nanine Linning, Andre Gingras, Liat Waysbort, Piet Rogie, Paul Selwyn Norton, Leine & Roebana, Peggy Olislaegers, Gabriella Maiorino (It) Gudrun lange (DE), Veronika Riz (It), Ballet met van Leth(Nl), Cie. Linga (Ch), Stephen Shropshire, T.r.a.s.h, Linda Olthof, Boukje Schweigman/Theun mosk, Random collision. And i have danced in my own works aswell.
Followed workshops and trainings: *Julyen Hamilton: Improvisationtechnique and composing dance *katie duck: improvisation technique with live music composing *Constanza macras/ dorkypark: Physical theatre/Modern dance *Lilly Kiara: Skinner releasing and instant compostition *Katie duck: Improvisation, composition *Bill Hopkins: Acting in front of the camera *Ultima Vez: Contemporary *Sidi Larbi Cherkaqui/ Les ballets C de la B: Contemporary dance and tekst * Simone de Jong: actors training according to the pricipals of Lorna Marshall and Yoshi oida (among others).
Other training : Capoeira, Kung fu, Qi gung, Yoga, Puppetry and improvisation.