Passionate Professionals

The team at Afredanz Dance Center is highly sought-after for their talent, experience, and passion. They have trained and performed in dance for numerous years, and are passionate about sharing their extensive knowledge with their students.



Founder, Owner, Artistic Director, and Master Teacher

Nijalon has over 19 years of dance experience in many genres of dance. Her passion for the art of dance has driven her to open a dance center on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. She has experience in teaching dance competition teams, private dance classes, dance studio classes, dance educational courses, dance history, dance education, and dance fitness instructional classes. She also has experience in dance performance and choreography. She obtained her Dance Education, Bachelor’s in Fine Arts Degree from the University of Southern Mississippi, her Associate's Degree in Business Marketing Management from Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, and taught dance for 3 years at Magnolia Middle School. She provides a very enlightening and enjoyable experience to make any student's dance experience worthwhile. She believes that the benefits and freedoms that dance provides are inspirational and life-changing.
ADC will cater to those needs by introducing forms of art that are not only entertaining but also enlightening. She is the product of her environment, and she believes in giving back to her community and creating opportunities. She provides exposure, education, and experience from many dance cultures.  Her goal and mission are to make dance education accessible and a wonderful experience.