Courtney began dancing at age 2 and has competed in various eisteddfods and performances including charity events. Courtney has trained in the styles of jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, contemporary and musical theatre. She has completed senior CSTD exams for which she achieved honours plus for all tap, jazz and musical theatre grades, as well as being awarded the highest mark in the state for grade 7 musical theatre in 2017. Courtney has also completed her Advanced 1 RAD ballet exam for which she achieved a distinction.
Courtney began student teaching in 2017 in preparation for her CSTD tap certificate examination that she completed in September that year. Courtney has loved teaching junior school and CSTD tap to all ages in 2018. She is looking forward to completing her CSTD teaching diploma in tap and CTSD teaching certificate in jazz this year.
Courtney is currently in her 3rd year studying a Bachelor of Speech Pathology at the University of Queensland. She has thoroughly enjoyed learning about childhood development which has fuelled her passion for teaching. Courtney cannot wait to join the CDA family this year.