Rachel Miranda is a graduate of Rutgers University where she received an Ed. M. in Dance Education. She is also a graduate of Montclair State University where she received a BFA in Dance and a BA in English Education. While at MSU, she received extensive training in Ballet, Modern and Choreography and she performed works by Jose Limon, Alwin Nikolais, Alexander Beller and Lonne Morreton. Mrs. Miranda is a founding company member of moe-tion dance theater, a modern dance company based in New Jeresy. Mrs. Miranda has directed the Ridge Dance program since 2008. She teaches Ballet, Modern, Jazz, Contemporary and Musical Theater Dance. Mrs. Miranda is a certified Rhythm Works Integrative Dance Instructor. She is also a PMA-certified Pilates teacher, STOTT Pilates certified teacher and teaches Pilates in New Jersey.