Online Dance Instructor/ Outschool.com (2020- Current Instructor)
Construct classes, plan lessons and activities for class. I have taught over 10,000 from 41 different countries in the styles of hip-hop, jazz, ballet and tap.
Dance Team Director Experience:
*Director of The Orlando Predators AFL “Prowlers” Dance Team (2011-2013)
Motivate the team during rehearsals, choreograph routines, plan annual boot camp, plan our team photo shoot, plan team outings/bonding activities, help plan our annual dance clinic, and run our Junior dance team.
*Director of The Florida Flight WBA Dance Team (2010-2011)
*Director of The Crusaders AFA Dance Team (2009-2010)
*Director of The Lady Thundercats ABA Dance Team (2008-2009)
Managed and completed many tasks, choreographed routines and sidelines, edited music, scheduled rehearsals, promoted the dance team and booked appearances, attain sponsorships, held auditions and hired qualified judges, DJ and photographer, planned photo shoot and hired photographer, makeup artists
and hair stylist for photo shoot and had posters and team calendar made. Ordered costumes, shoes and accessories, market dance team online, made marketing materials, planned Halftime Fashion Show, helped with website and kept track of dance team account.
*Orlando Magic NBA Dance Team (2004-2009) Dancer/Team Leader/Choreographer. Featured in Sports Illustrated Magazine Swimsuit Edition for 2009, appeared on ESPN‘S “I’d Do Anything TV show, performed for Armed Forces Entertainment, danced in the Orlando Opera “Salome”, Dunking Dancer, judge for annual dance competition, taught dance clinics in FL and overseas and worked appearances around the community.
*Walt Disney World (1995-98) (2001-04) Entertainment. Danced in Shows and Parades. Face Character.
*Orlando Predators AFL Dance Team (2002-2003) Dancer. Worked appearances and dance clinic.
*Masters of Magic Show (2002-2003) Featured Dancer/ Team Co-Captain/Magician’s Assistant.
*Carnival Cruise Lines (1998-2001) Featured Dancer. Danced in shows “Rhythm”, “Spin”, “A Broadway Fantasy” and “Nightclub Express”. Taught Dance Classes and worked on-board activities.
*American Gladiators Dinner Theatre (1997-1998) Dancer
Professional Dance Consultant:
*Going Pro Entertainment (2010- 2014) One on one consults with NBA/NFL hopefuls. Evaluate headshot and resume, appearance and dance skills, prepare dancers for the audition process and making an NBA/NFL dance team. Put together dance conventions to prepare dancers for NBA/NFL auditions. This involves securing a venue, choreographers, interview expert, hair and makeup experts, fitness expert, photographer, sponsors, vendors, choreographing routines and marketing.
Dance Instructor Experience:
*Performers Edge Dance Studio, Davenport, FL (2006-Present) Acrobatics, Hip-Hop, Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Sign/Dance, Adult Fitness
*The Dance Experience, Celebration, FL (2006-2008) Acrobatics, Hip-Hop, Jazz
*James Dance Center, Kissimmee, FL (2001-2003) Acrobatics, Jazz, Ballet
*O-Town Extreme, Orlando, FL (2003-2004) Jazz
*Boggy Creek Elementary School, Kissimmee, FL (2003-2004) After school program, all types of dance and activities.
*Guest Instruction at local Schools/Studios/Churches etc.
*Fiverr (2015-Present) Choreograph routines Online for clients all around the world including over 30 countries!!!
*GigSalad (2015-Present) Choreograph or perform routines in person or online. Including but not imited to Weddings, Quinceaneras, Birthday Parties.
* Shock Cheerleaders, St.Cloud, FL 2016. Choreography for Competition routine.
* Guest Choreographer for the Orlando Predators AFL Dance Team, The Prowlers 2015
*Dale Scott and Ana -The Future of Magic (2013-15) Choreographer for dance routines.
*Gina Incandela and Back-up dancers for Mascot Games and other performances. (2011)
* Orlando City Soccer USL Dance Team (2011) Guest choreographer
* Rollins College Dance Team (2011) Guest choreographer
Judged for professional dance teams, including the Orlando Magic, Orlando Predators, Vixen Talent Productions, College dance teams, dance and cheer competitions and pageants.
* University of Central Florida (2008-2009) Interdisciplinary Studies Major (Dance/Business/ASL)
* Valencia Community College (1996- 2009) Associate in Arts Degree in General Studies
* State University at Buffalo (2002-2005) Dance Education
* University of South Florida (1997-1998) Dance Education, Participated on the “Sundolls” Dance Team.
*1st Baptist Church of Kissimmee (2002-Present) Plan activities, arts and crafts for the children. Dance Class. Vacation Bible School, planned activities.
*Upwards Cheerleading Commissioner and Coach (2013-Present)
Run practices, teach cheers and routines. Lead devotionals.
*The Oaks Watch Event Coordinator (2010-2012) Plan events and activities and promote safety in the community.
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