Allegro Teacher since 2013
"I learned to dance in the rain so I didn't have to search for an umbrella my whole life."
Young Lady with a Broad Range of Accomplishments
Heather is an Allegro alumni and we are excited to have her on staff! After graduating from Kentwood high school, she spent some time in LA at American Musical and Dramatic Arts Academy. She danced at Allegro for 12 years and was a member of the Allegro Precision Dance Company and PURE Hip hop. Heather was a original cast member of Radio Disney for 4 years and was also a Kent youth arts commissioner for the city of Kent. Recently, Heather became Miss Auburn 2017 promoting her platform about childhood obesity.
This is Heather's 6th year teaching and mentoring the students at Allegro, while also having 5 years experience with assisting at Allegro before becoming a teacher herself.
Education and Goals
A graduate from Green River Community College with an AA degree and has recently graduated Pima Medical Institute with her Medical Assistants degree. She wishes to specialize in pediatrics so she can still work with children because they are her favorite types of humans.
Teaching schedule for September 2019- June 2020
4:15 – 5:10 PM: Jazz 2 Junior (8-12 years)
6:15 - 7:10 PM: Jazz 2 Junior (8-12 years), co-taught with Sara
7:15 - 8:10 PM: Hip hop 1 Junior (8-12 years), co-taught with Ricki-Lyn
7:15 - 8:10 PM: Hip hop 2 Junior (8-12 years), co-taught with Ricki-Lyn
7:45 - 9:10 PM: Jazz 2/3 SR (13+ years) *Warm-up with Alex
9:00- 9:45 AM: Danceventure intro class
9:45 - 10:30 AM: Pre-Jazz/Hip hop Youth (ages 3-5 y ears)
10:30 - 11:25 AM: Ballet/tap Combo 2 Youth (ages 5-8 years)
11:30 - 12:25 PM: Hip hop 2 Youth (ages 5-8 years)
12:30 - 1:25 PM: Hip hop 1 Junior (ages 8-12 years)