Erika Youngberg has been training with Wildwood Dance and Arts for twelve years. She has been a member of Danse Arts Company for nine years and is currently the captain of the company. Erika has danced the lead roles of Snow Queen, Sugar Plum Fairy, and Cinderella in DAC productions. As a part of their elite competition group, she is a three-time national champion in the contemporary and open categories. Erika has performed in Missouri Ballet Theatre’s productions of The Nutcracker, Cinderella, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream. She is trained in ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, contemporary and modern.
A junior at Lafayette High School, she has been a member of Renaissance (honor roll) for all three years. She is a member of student council, Key Club, and Health Occupations Students of America.
She is excited to begin her career as a dance teacher at Wildwood Dance and Arts!