Welcome back Jackie Yurkin

Jackie began her marching arts career in 1995 where she first performed with the Crimson Stars winter guard from Hilton, NY. After a few years in NY and several years of dance lessons, Jackie returned to NJ and became a member of the Persuasion Winter Guard from Fair Lawn in 2003. Her career continued to grow from there into a full blown passion with association to several prominent organizations for the next 13 years including Emanon Winter Guard (‘04 –’07), and Alter Ego (’08-’13, ’16 and ’17).

Her accomplishments include 10 time WGI finalist in Independent A, Open and World Classes, and WGI Open Class World champion in 2008 with Alter Ego. Other winter guard credits include being a performing cast member in the 2015 edition of David Byrne’s Contemporary Colors production debuted in Brooklyn and Toronto.

Jackie is excited to return to Fusion Winter Guard for her fourth consecutive year with the program. She currently lives in Allendale, NJ and is employed as a Credit Administrator for a retail shoe company.

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