Wendy is our Competitive Dance Coordinator and one of our most loved team members, well respected by our team and students alike. Their passion for dance and teaching others to feel confident dancing is a true inspiration.
Wendy has been a dance educator for over 25 years. Her philosophy for teaching is that anyone and everyone who can move can dance. Everyone’s potential is their own and she has a way of bringing each and every student a joy and confidence in themselves. Wendy has had the opportunity to watch her students move on to major dance companies, shows and become dance educators themselves. Wendy attended Miami Dade college for Dance and Psychology, performing in Orange Bowl, Super Bowl and a television show named “Moon over Miami”.
Beginning dance at the age of 2 has given her the insight and passion it takes to see each dancer as they are, and her caring of the art and students shines through in each class. Her background includes, tap, jazz, ballet, lyrical, contemporary and creative movement. She owned her own studio for seven years and in that time had her students perform for So You Think You Can Dance choreographers in New York City. Her group was chosen to perform at their annual gala, where the dancers were given praise by Mia Michaels, Brian Friedman, Wade Robson, and Laurie Ann Gibson. Wendy also has been on the other side f the table and was a judge for several dance competition companies.
Wendy has many awards for choreography and costume design. She has been recognized by countless dance organizations throughout her career. She allows each child to grow as they are ready through encouragement and patience. Wendy has a passion that is undeniable, come join in her love of dance and be inspired.