McClaine is an international choreographer, certified Pilates instructor, and dance educator of 12 years who received her MFA in Dance from the University of California, Irvine. She is currently the Assistant Director of Dance and Adjunct Faculty at Sacred Heart University. Prior to receiving her MFA, McClaine studied at Orlando Ballet School, North Carolina School of the Arts, and received her BA from Columbia College Chicago. Her choreography has been awarded “Best Choreography” in regional and national competitions, was hosted at the "New Grounds" Choreography Festival at University South Florida, adjudicated in the ACDA Baja Regional Conference in Torrence CA, presented in the "EAST meets WEST" International Dance Festival at University California Irvine, the ‘Dance-Forms’ 72nd International Choreographer’s Showcase in Scotland, the WHITE WAVE Solo/Duo International Choreography Festival in NYC, was a guest choreographer for the US International Ballet Company, and competed as a finalist in the 19th Annual McCullum Theater Education Choreography Festival in Palm Desert CA.
Assistant Director of Dance | Adjunct Faculty
Sacred Heart University
Founder/ Artistic Director CDCFest (Orlando FL)
Certified Pilates Instructor
University California Irvine