Yvona began her dance training her sophomore year at Flagler Palm Coast High School. She continued her training at 3 n’Motion Dance Studio and became a teacher assistant. Ms. Gonzalez graduated in 2012 as a National Honor Society of Dance Arts member.
Yvona then went on to graduate with her Associate in Arts in Dance Performance degree at Valencia College, where she has participated in all on-campus dance concerts as a dancer and choreographer. She was given the opportunity to work with companies such as John Lehrer, Alwin Nikolais, Derrick Minter, Pilobolus and many more.
She was also a member of the dance company for Valencia Dance Theatre and a past vice president of the student dance club Art in Motion. She has continued to use her love for dance to create a fun and exciting environment for her classes.