Mrs. Wille, a former student of JSSB, graduated with a BA in Theater from Columbia College Chicago with a concentration in Acting. Cassady managed Motion Unlimited Dancewear, in Chicago, and has become an expert at fitting pointe shoes for students and professionals. She has danced for over 20 years and is here to help you with any questions you may have about the school or even your dancer’s pointe shoes.
Administrative Coordinator/JSDT Technical Director
Mr. Vucha handles many of the administrative duties for JSSB, including account management and billing. He also works alongside the Office Manager to insure smooth operations throughout the school. Alex continues as the Technical Adviser/Director for the Judith Svalander Dance Theatre, a role he has held for over 9 years. He graduated with a BA in Criminal Justice Administration from Columbia College of Missouri and works as a freelance news photographer.
Nora Kay Pelt
Mrs. Pelt, a graduate of the JSSB, earned her BFA in Dance from the University of Illinois as full scholarship student. She also has a Master’s Degree in Arts, Entertainment and Media Management from Columbia College Chicago. Mrs. Pelt was Executive Director of Mistral Music and Artistic Director of the Glen Ellyn Children’s Dance Theatre. While working for the Illinois Arts Council and as co-chair of the Andover Cultural Council, Mrs. Pelt focused on funding for the arts She is a founding member of the Andover Arts and Culture Alliance.