Aleksandra Wojda Nelson

Aleksandra Wojda Nelson, originally from Chicago, received her early training at several Chicagoland studios as well as Lou Conte Dance Studios before she trained extensively with Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago. Upon graduating from Northwestern University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders as well as International Studies, she competed as a top 20 dancer on season 2 of So You Think You Can Dance. Since then she has had a successful dance career performing in television (Glee; House), commercials, industrials, and music videos (Lady Gaga; Kaskade). She has been featured on a National and International campaign for Dove soap. Now she enjoys sharing her passion of dance with young dancers across the US by teaching master classes and setting choreography. Aleksandra has also been a creative team member of MusicWorks Unlimited under the direction of Darryl and Linda Retter since 2014. She is so thrilled to be part of her first CNADM Summer Workshop!