Emilie Gagnon is a special educator and art teacher who has worked with young children and youth in public schools, private schools, and community settings, for the past 7 years. Emilie is presently completing her bachelor’s in Child Studies and Art Education at Concordia University. Having had a background in ballet and competitive figure skating, Emilie later discovered international latin dancing. She first started latin dancing 8 years ago, and then competed in the dance sport division for 5 years. At twenty-two, she became a certified Zumba instructor, and immediately began teaching. Emilie Gagnon is very excited about the opportunity to combine her two passions and teach KidzDanz at Energie Encorps.