Yana was born in Novosibirsk, Russia. She has been dancing since she was 8 years old and began teaching at the age of 19.
- International Dance Council CID (UNESCO). Member, Participant of seminars and workshops, Participant of international conference.
- State award “The Best Teacher of Additional Education” Saint Petersburg, Russia 2016.
- State award Diploma of Russian Nationwide Competition “Teacher of Health” 2015.
- Founder of the Dance Studio “April” for children. Students of which were nominated for awards in multiple international, national (Russia) and local competitions.
- Author of Social Educational Project for children “Way of Art”.
- Founder of Dance Classes “Yankin’s Dances” for women. Novosibirsk/Saint Petersburg, Russia
- Novosibirsk Culture COLLEGE, Choreography. Russia
- Kemerovo University of Art, Choreography. Russia
- University of Entrepreneurship. Business leadership. Moscow, Russia
- International Summer School of modern dance. Russia/England
- State Palace of Culture, Choreography. Russia