Jillian Prejean Courville



  • Member of Pantherettes Dance Team for 4 years

  • American All Star for 4 consecutive years

  • Received many awards and scholarships from various major dance organizations   

  • Attended prestigious intensives around the United States

  • Studied with many top teachers and choreographers such as Katy Tate, Mark Meismer, and D.J. Guthrie

  • Trained with Tremaine Dance as a Company Apprentice

  • Graduated from LSU with a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education

  • Taught Pre-Kindergarten for 2 years and Pre-Kindergarten 3 for 2 years at St. James Episcopal Day School


  • Celebrating 25 years of dance

  • Celebrating her 10th year of dance education

  • Certified Distinguished Communicator

  • Pre-Kindergarten 3 teacher at St. James Episcopal Day School

  • The proud mother of a beautiful baby ballerina, Kaitlee Marie Courville


  • Continue to help build a successful Pre-K 3 program at St. James Episcopal Day School

  • Continue to grow as a mother by following in the footsteps of her amazing mom, Mrs. Lynn

  • Continue to help the the business aspects at MDC