Peggi Johnson

Office Manager

Brooke studied for 16 years at D2M Dance Academy. She has studied several different styles of dance. She also choreographs lyrical solos/duos for our company teams. Brooke won her first competition at the age of 6 with her first tap solo. She choreographed her first company team tap routine 6 sesaons ago. Her choreography won first place overall in the 9 to 11 age division. Brooke took over the hip hop program one year ago and has already recieved multiple overalls and choreography awards just within last season. Brooke also has had years of experience with high school dance teams by choreographing and was the captain her senior year.

Featuring our award winning staff of professional teachers and choreographers

Caterina is in her 12th year of dance at D2M.  She has 8 years of competitive experience.  She enjoys all genres of dance, however her favorites to perform are hip-hop, jazz and lyrical.  Caterina is in her first year as a baby instructor at D2M.  She has worked closely with other D2M instructors to become a seasoned instructor.   She is beyond excited to be apart of the baby program!

Caterina Ratti

Baby Instructor

Amanda Castro

Lyrical Program Instructor

Contemporary Program Instructor



Sherida Sullivan holds a bachelor of Science Degree in Dance from Skidmore College, Sarataga Springs N.Y. She has been teaching and preforming in the Bay Area for 27 years. Sherida is starting her 16th season at D2M.

Amanda Castro started dancing at the age of three, and began competing at age eight. With a total of sixteen years of dance, she has practiced every style offered. She received a Top Soloist Award, as well as multiple overall placing awards throughout competition years. She is currently working towards continuing her passion and minoring in dance.  Amanda is starting her fifth season teaching at D2M Dance Academy.

Charleen Brusca


Debra Spoulos has been dancing since the age of 5. She started her training at Nelson Dance Company in San Jose, Ca. She started teaching at the age of 12. She taught high school dance teams, color guards, bands, dance studios, drill teams, winter guards and at her own studio for 16 years. She has had a solo/duo and group routines win many awards and titles throughout her teaching career. Debra studied at Fresno State University where she majored in Kinesiology and Minored in Dance. Debra Continues to learn and study with other choreographers from around the world!


Emerson Leiske

Assistant Teacher - Hip Hop & Tap

Carly is in her 13th year of dance at D2M.  She enjoys all genres of dance, her favorites being tap and hip-hop. She has 9 years of competitive dance experience, and her passion is dance and teaching the baby classes!  Carly has been teaching the baby program for 3 years.  Carly is excited for this new season!

Sherida Sullivan

Ballet Program Instructor

Carly Johnson

Baby Instructor

Brooke Spoulos

Tap Program Instructor

​Hip Hop Program Instructor

Bradley Spoulos

Assistant Teacher - Hip Hop

Emmalee Escobar

Assistant Teacher - Jazz