Della has been an ardent student of belly dance since 1973. In 1980 Della began teach a weekly class at the local YWCA where she taught for 25 years. Della teaches traditional Raks Sharki and Improvisational style belly dance.
Della held an artist residency with the Omaha Metro Arts Council for several years and has presented her Middle Eastern Dance choreographies in the University of Nebraska at Omaha Dancers’ Showcase. She has also performed modern dance with the UNO Moving Company.
Della’s dance group “ The Lotus Dance Ensemble” performs at many local celebrations, festivals and fairs.
Della is director of the Lotus Dance Ensemble and owner of Chrysalis Studio of Bellydance.