Stephenie began training in tap, jazz, ballet, cheerleading, and tumbling at the age of three. She was a member of the Regional and National Champion Granger High School Drill Team and Dance Company. After High School, Stephenie then became a member of NDA (National Dance Alliance) teaching dance camps across the United States. She has been featured as a dancer for numerous television commercials, including the "Show me the Title" Utah Jazz Commercial, as well as the National "ABDOER EXTREME" commercial.
Stephenie attended UVU where she was a two year captain, her team placed in the top three at the UCA College Nationals Competition in Florida. While attending UVU Stephenie continued taking jazz, ballet, and modern classes. She also had the opportunity to cheer at all of the 2002 Olympic hockey games, as a spirit leader.
Stephenie has also taken numerous master classes at the Edge dance studio in Hollywood, California as well as Steps On Broadway in New York City, New York.
Stephenie has been the cheer director for Elite Academy for 14 years. During that time, Elite has won multiple National titles. Her strict and disciplined teaching style has shown through in all of her classes, teams, and individuals who always place among the top 3 at any competition.