Jakki began dance at the age of three at Raskin Dance Studio. She has been in a movie with Tom Selleck called Kids for Character and a music video with Aaron Carter. She has trained in all genres of dance.  

After high school she moved to NYC and trained at Broadway Dance Center under Wes Veldink. She then returned to central Florida where she would begin teaching and choreographing. She helped run her home dance school and their company/competition team, Raskin Dance Studio for five years before moving to Melbourne. During that time she received many choreography awards and coached dancers. 

She has students in Ailey II and Julliard. She is now teaching around Melbourne,FL, a guest teacher/choreographer in central Florida, and a judge for Revolution Dance.