Dance directors 

Kapri Branham
Kapri Branham
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Dollie Joy Diaz
Dollie Joy Diaz
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Lola
Lola
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Maddi Kopija
Maddi Kopija
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Dollie Joy Diaz

Kapri Branham

Lola

Maddi Kopija

I am certified in hip hop and aerobics and currently majoring in dance composition at Fullerton College. I have been dancing since I was 10 years old, specializing in ballet until an injury at age 16 I then turned to hip hop and many other forms of dance including KPOP and country line dancing.
DOLLIE JOY DIAZ was born and raised in the Philippines. in 2011, she started her dance education abroad at columbia college Chicago and graduated with a bachelors or arts in dance, may of 2015. she has trained in many styles such as Filipino cultural dance, Chinese classical dance, ballet, modern and hip-hop. she is a part of flying fairies dance troupe and is affiliated with the Chinese Fine Arts Society (CFAS).  
Lola is a well respected Dancer in Chicago. she is most known for her amazing Kpop dancing skills, along with being a member of the Kpop dance crew im.pulse. During her classes she brings a high octave level of dancing to the class, to give her students  a high level of energy and excitement 

Maddi Kopija is a graduate of University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign, class of ‘18. She was a very active member, teacher, and performer in KConnect, the Kpop fanclub at UIUC that does everything from Kpop MV parodies to karaoke AND full-blown dance shows. Her love for Kpop began in 2011 when she saw SHINee’s Lucifer MV, and she began to teach herself how to dance. Since then she has also learned how to speak Japanese and Korean, and hopes to learn Thai and Chinese next. Her favorite boy groups include SHINee, BTS, VIXX, and Seventeen. Her favorite girl groups include Twice, Red Velvet, E.X.I.D, and f(x).

Ariana Burks

Lauren Sheng 

Hi, my name is Lauren!
I have been a dancer for 15 years and a KPOP fan for 11 years! I am a member of the KPOP and JPOP cover group, Chemical X. I have taught KPOP dances in the past, host KPOP flashmobs, and held KPOP dance panels at anime conventions. My ultimate bias is Kai from EXO, and my favorite female idol is Hyoyeon of Girls' Generation.
Ariana Burks is honored to be one of the teachers with WKPOP. Burks is a well-versed performer, working all around Chicago to showcase her performance capabilities. A graduate of NCC, Burks was the president of the KPOP Dance Club at the college and has extensive experience with Kpop music and choreography. Her favorite groups include BTS, Blackpink, Everglow, Itzy and more.

Kapri Branham

Lola

Dollie Joy Diaz

Maddi Kopija

Ariana burks