Nikedila De Wanda - Modero Dance Instructor

Nikedila De Wanda (nickname: Nike) was born in the capital city of Jakarta but grew up in the city of Bandung. Her parents came from two different ethnic groups in Indonesia. Her father was from Palembang (South Sumatra) and her mother was from Banten (West Java). Growing up in Indonesia, Nike learned traditional dances under the guidance of the Sekar Tampaksiring dance company in the art of traditional Balinese dance and the Santika Group for West Javanese traditional dance.

Nike moved to Philadelphia in 2014 and joined Modero & Company and has since performed in many prestigious events such as the World Festival of Families during the Papal visit in 2015, Philadelphia Phillies' Asian Pacific Heritage Night (2015-2019) and many more. Nike became an apprentice of Sinta Penyami Storms, the founder of Modero, and has assisted in teaching the Indonesian community traditional dance.