Our Faculty

Kelsey Finlayson

Jamie Taylor

Early Childhood & Jazz
Jamie Taylor started dancing at the young age of three and is trained in jazz, ballet, tap and hip hop. After high school, Jamie received a dance scholarship to Utah Valley University and later transferred to Brigham Young University where she continued studying dance.  She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Education which makes her a one of a kind dance educator.  Her credits include Dance Captain/Dancer with NBA G League Utah Flash, American MallFeature Film, guest Choreographer/Judge with UDA, and staff member at Epic Dance Convention. Jamie’s true passion lies in teaching and inspiring young dancers and her talent has reached many studios across the state of Utah.  Teaching at Lifehouse Performing Arts Academy has been a highlight of her teaching career, working alongside incredible faculty and students. She loves spending time with her husband and their five children.