KRISTA LABARBERA - Received her bachelors degree in May 2013 from St. Joseph's College in Elementary Education and Speech Language Pathology. She continued her education at St. Joes and received her Masters of Literacy and Cognition in December 2015. Krista is currently employed by the Shoreham-Wading River School District as a 2nd grade Special Education teacher.
Krista is another home grown LIAD dancer who has been with us since 1994. She was a lead dancer in our Dance Company and is a multi-talented performer in Tap, Jazz, Theater, modern, and Lyrical. She continued dancing through college as a member of the St. Joseph's College dance team.
Krista has been on staff since 2009 and her excellent technique and knowledge of the studio, combined with her enthusiastic, energetic personality can excite and inspire dancers in every class, at every age and level. She has also been a choreographer for our competition team since 2014. This past 2015-2016 season her Junior Dance "Magic" went undefeated in their age group and took 1st place overall in their category at Starbound Nationals in New Jersey!