Education Faculty and Staff

BalletMet’s Education faculty and staff come from a wide variety of dance and education backgrounds.

Ambre Emory Maier

Ambre Emory-Maier

Education Director


Leigh Lijoi

Education Coordinator


BalletMet Education Department Teaching Artists

Teaching Artists at BalletMet have undergone well-rounded, superb training in working with students in public school setting using specific curricula from BalletMet. All Teaching Artists have a Bachelors degree or higher in Dance or a related field.

Kristina D’Onofrio
Laura Dustman
Sara Flannery
Brad Ostroff
Elle Pierman
Cassandra Marsh
Linzey Rice
Gail Spirit Sky
Megan Tedrick
Katy Tombaugh Henn
Julia Wing

BalletMet Education Department Accompanists

Nyla Phillips
Irina Keller
Helen Kushnir
Olga Boronilo

Contact the Education Department

322 Mount Vernon Ave.
Columbus, OH 43215