Next Level Dancing, LLC

Next Level Dancing is dedicated to promoting high-quality dancing resources—books, workshops, coaching, dresses, Saving Grace kits, and more—to help competing and social ballroom dancers sharpen their mental games, reach their dancing goals, and embrace their dancing joy. Next Level Dancing offers a variety of training and coaching programs—from one-on-one to group sessions—that incorporate tips, tools, secrets, and strategies from the worlds of ballroom dancing, sports psychology, personal development, and business management. We provide our clients with the skills necessary to maximize the joy of ballroom dancing.

Jessika Magnusson (formerly Ferm), Founder, Author & Executive Coach

An award-winning executive coach, Jessika Magnusson took her first ballroom dance lesson in 2009. Within a few short years, she earned several distinguished Pro/Am awards including the World Pro/Am Bronze Rhythm Champion at the Ohio Star Ball and United States Bronze Rhythm, 9-Dance, and International Standard Champion at USDC. As her passion for ballroom grew, Jessika founded Next Level Dancing. She uses her expertise as a master-level executive coach to help ballroom dancers take ownership of their dancing journeys and create successful outcomes. Author of Competing Like a Pro: Spotlight Strategies to Help You Shine On and Off the Ballroom Floor and The Ballroom Dance Coach: Expert Strategies to Take Your Dancing to the Next Level, Jessika is a go-to resource for dancers worldwide. A native of Gothenburg, Sweden, Jessika now calls Los Angeles, CA home. To learn more about Jessika, read her professional bio.


Jamie Wells, Dress Consultant

Jamie Wells joined the team at Next Level Dancing after a successful career assisting executives and leaders at organizations such as Abercrombie & Fitch and several renowned Columbus law firms. She earned her Masters Degree in English from The Ohio State University and brings a wealth of professional experience to both Next Level Dancing and Leadership Cadence in her role as the companies’ Dress Consultant and Executive Assistant. Jamie is also an avid ballroom dancer and competitor and took her first ballroom lesson in 2009. Jamie is passionate about assisting all of Next Level Dancing’s current and future clients with anything from book orders to rental dress fittings. She can be reached at 614-441-8972 or