Dani McGowan began her ballet training at the age of three with Dancenter North of Libertyville,
IL and Ruth Page Center for the Arts. She furthered her dance training at the Chicago Academy for the Arts under the direction of Randy Duncan. Dani graduated with the honor of valedictorian from the Academy in 2016.
She has trained with Milwaukee Ballet, American Ballet Theater New York, Boston Ballet, Los Angeles, Ballet West, and Hubbard Street Dance Chicago during her summers.
Dani joined Elements Ballet in 2016 as an apprentice and is now in her first season as a company member.