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
  • Worked 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 1 year at St. James Episcopal Day School


  • Celebrating 24 years of dance
  • Celebrating her 9th 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