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Who is RMDC?

Meet our teachers!

Our teachers are one-of-a-kind!
Each brings a unique approach to teaching in the east Mesa community and every dancer will benefit from the variety of knowledge each teacher has to offer!

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Jenny Miller

Studio Director
Imagine & Poetry in Motion Teams

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Maria Hanson

Stars Team
​Combo Program Director & Recital Director

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KerryLee Stewart

Company Director
Sparx & Essence Teams

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Ann Paitel

Irish Dance Instructor

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Casey Jackson

Aerial Arts Instructor

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DeAnna Pearce

Stretch & Strength Instructor

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Desarae Guy

Twinkles Team

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Makenzie Wisniewski

Combo & Lyrical/Contemporary Instructor

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Sydnie DeGraff

Ballet Instructor

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Riley Contessa

Combo Instructor

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Madelyn Miller

Hip Hop Instructor

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Emily Turik

Ballroom, Lyrical & Tap Instructor

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Sydney Pearce

Combo Instructor

About Us: Dance Company

Teacher Assistant Program

Meet the future of Dance Educators!

Our TA Program is for experienced dancers who have a desire to teach our youngest students. Under the guidance of the Combo Director, TA's meet monthly to learn classroom behavior management, spotting technique for tumbling, and teaching techniques to progress and refine each young dancer's ability to be their best self!

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Lyla Sollis

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Harmony Fuery

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Teresa Hanson

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Kinzie Burrows

About Us: Dance Instructors

Junior Teacher Assistant Program

The future looks so bright!

The purpose of the Junior Teacher Assistant Program at RMDC is to foster established dancers in our studio community ages 11 or 12 in a role model position to bring quality and personal attention to the young dancers of RMDC.

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