Erin Ratliff is a graduate of Western Kentucky University where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Dance and a minor in Performing Arts Administration. While at school, Erin was given the opportunity to attend master classes and perform works from various professionals such as Karen-Calloway Williams, Cornelius Carter, Victor Alexander, Endalyn Taylor, and Carlos Dos Santos. She has also trained at various summer intensives such as Christopher K. Morgan and Artists, The Joffrey Ballet Jazz and Contemporary, and The Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education. Erin is a a test certified member of Dance Masters of America and is a member of the ohio chapter # 16.
Erin has recently returned from Washington, D.C. after working with two professional dance companies. She was a company member of DanceArtTheater, a modern company under the direction of Meredith Barnes, and Dancin’ Unlimited Jazz Dance Company, under the direction of Marilyn York. She is very excited to return home to Jane's School of Dance as a faculty member and is especially looking forward to growing as a dancer and a teacher with the dance family that inspired her as a young student!