Read below to learn more about dance teacher and Marketing Director, Miss Melissa!
Q: What made you decide to become a teacher?
A: I wanted to teach young girls in a way that builds confidence and self-worth! I knew I could effectively teach them with my training and knowledge while bringing my own methods to the classroom!
Q: What do you like to do in your free time?
A: Play with my 3 crazy dogs and go to the mountains with my fiancee, Matt!
Q: Did you have a favorite teacher in your dance career? Is there anything you do in your class to emulate that person?
A: One of my favorite teachers was my tap teacher, Miss Carla! She made me fall in love with tap and I think about her all the time when I teach!
Q: If you could teach your students a life lesson what would it be?
A: Embrace your uniqueness! What makes you different makes you special! And most importantly LEARN TO LOVE YOURSELF!
Q: What are you most excited for this season with MOVE by Morelli?
A: I can’t wait to watch my students on stage at the recital! Looking back at where they were at the beginning of the season and then watching them shine on stage is my favorite!
Q: If you were a flavor of ice cream what would you be and why?
A: I would be raspberry sorbet because it is bold, bright, and…. i’m lactose intolerant LOL