We meticulously select the most accomplished and experienced coaches to work with our students!

"Coach Lulu"

Born and raised in California, Lundun Jones, Co-Founder of Studio252 and Instructor, has danced in the genres of Jazz, Ballet, Modern, Lyrical, Hip Hop, and Tap for over 20 years. She is the creator and director of Daje' Dance Company based in California.

Since joining the dance industry, LuLu's main goal is to help students learn the fundamentals of ALL dance genres and to help them navigate  incorporating those skills into their futures.

LuLu firmly believes that this is beyond dance! Studio252 is about helping mold upstanding, creative, and talented individuals and building the next generation through dance!

"Coach Jass"

Jassmin Clark, Co-Founder of Studio252 and Instructor, has been dancing for 17 years. For her, dancing isn’t just a hobby; it’s her passion. She has studied many styles of dance including ballet, modern, jazz, contemporary, and hip hop.

During her undergraduate career at UNC Chapel Hill, she was a member of Opeyo! Dance Company and eventually became the artistic director of the Hip Hop company. In the Fall of 2012 she became a member of eClipse Auxiliary Squad with the Marching Sound Machine of North Carolina Central University. In the spring of 2013, she auditioned for and became a member of Misconception Hip Hop Dance Company and sat on the artistic executive board. Upon graduating from UNC Chapel Hill, Jassmin continued her professional pursuit of dance and became a background dancer for R&B artist, Ginuwine. She has also served as the assistant coach of eXpressions Auxiliary Squad with the Marching Bronco eXpress of Fayetteville State University.

Jassmin is incredibly passionate about dance and creating safe space for dancers to be their full, authentic selves on and off the stage.

"Coach Destini"

Destini, Studio252 Instructor and Coach, has several years of immersive experience in the world of dance and cheer. As a passionate instructor and mentor, Destiny's dedication lies in nurturing aspiring cheer and dance students into seasoned professionals. Her journey evolved into a multifaceted career that spans various dance and cheer styles, competitions, and stage productions. With a keen eye for detail and an unwavering commitment to excellence, Destini guides her students through rigorous training, emphasizing technique, artistry, and stage presence. Her coaching philosophy revolves around fostering a supportive environment that encourages growth, creativity, and self-expression. Coach Destini's relentless pursuit of perfection and her ability to inspire and motivate dancers have earned her a reputation for shaping versatile, confident, and skilled performers ready to take the stage at any level.