Ms. Boehnlein began her training with Shely Pack and competed in Dance Master National Conventions in New Orleans and New York City. She continued her training at Point Park University in Pittsburgh, University of the Arts in Philadelphia, and Philandanco. She trained in Vaganova ballet with Evee Lynn in NYC for many years. Ms Boehnlein performed with Philadanco II, the Kennedy Dancers, Red Bank Ballet, Klixbull Dance Company, Georgetown Ballet, and the Dance Vista television series. In 1996, she opened the Dance Academy of Loudoun and it has grown over the years and now includes Leesburg Civic Ballet, Precollege Dance Program and a Commercial Contemporary Company.