Stephanie Mellinger


Originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Stephanie received her B.F.A in Dance & Choreography from the State University of New York – College at Brockport. Throughout her college career, she had the opportunity to train with Doug Varone, Robert Battle, & The Jose Limon Dance Company.

She performed in various National Dance Festivals in New York, Toronto, Washington D.C., & Columbus; was selected to showcase her choreography at a national conference in San Francisco; and was the Coordinator of Guest Artist Residencies. Stephanie joined the Timothy M. Draper Center for Dance Education as Administrative Staff in 2007; began working for Rochester City Ballet as their Production Assistant in 2009, was the RCB Production Manager from 2011-2016, and continues to work as a Rehearsal Assistant for Children’s Roles. Stephanie is currently the Administrative Manager, Production Manager, and Modern teacher for Draper Center.