Our Founder & Executive Director
Cherie Maroni, Founder & Executive Director
Cherie Maroni is the Owner and Director of The Loudoun School of Ballet as well as the Founder and Executive Director of The Loudoun Ballet Performing Arts Company, Inc. Mrs. Maroni is also the Founder and President of The Rising Stars Foundation, a non-profit organization that offers mentoring opportunities to advanced/pre-professional dancers, and she is the Co-Founder/Owner of Barre & Pointe - a dancer’s shop. Originally from the New England area, Mrs. Maroni began dancing at the age of three, studying ballet, tap, jazz and lyrical at schools throughout New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. She has more than 30 years of performing and teaching experience. Mrs. Maroni has a degree in Exercise Science from New Hampshire Technical College.