Amanda began her dance journey at age 3, and started competing with D2M at age 8. She has been teaching at the studio for 7 years and has a passion for working with dancers of all ages at all levels of ability. She has been the competitive lyrical and contemporary choreographer for 3 years and is looking forward to her 4th season. She has choreographed multiple winning numbers in groups and solos, as well as receiving a choreography award. She has trained in ballet at D2M under Mrs. Sherida since age 11 and has recently began teaching ballet classes of her own. Amanda also makes custom costumes for many of our company dancers solos, duos, and groups!
Seemani began dancing at the age of 11 years old, she has been training to become a teacher the past couple years under the instruction of Brooke Spoulos. Seemani has experience as a teacher assistant as well as substituting to prepare her for her own classes. She is well rounded in all genre ( her favorite being hip hop) and commits her time to the studio 5 days a week! Seemani is apart of the West High Dance Team, she is excited to now showcase her choreography talent while still learning as a student.
Brooke has studied at d2m since she was 3 years old. She started competing jazz, tap, hip hop, and lyrical at the age of 7. She is well rounded in most genres but her favorites to teach are tap and hip hop. She took over the tap program at age 16 and the hip hop program starting at age 18. Since then she has won numerous times with choreographing solos, duo/trios, and group numbers. Brooke just started judging for StarSystems Dance Competition and wants to continue to be apart of the competition world. She also has dance team/pom experience, becoming the captain of her senior year. She choreographed many pom, jazz, and hip hop dances for Liberty High School. She has dancers competing from the novice to elite level winning titles, scholarships, and more. She would like to thank her mom, the owner of the dance studio, for everything she has done. From moving to San Diego and back. From her first solo, to her first dance she let her choreograph, she is the reason Brooke is where she is today. One day she hopes to take over the studio but for now she wants to continue to grow as a choreographer taking classes from well known choreographers. She has taken classes at Dance Teacher Web, Nuvo, Hollywood Dance Jamz, Tremaine. and many other conventions. Brooke never wants to stop growing and learning in the dance world and hopes to continue to inspire her dancers everyday.
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 19 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!
Audrey has been dancing at D2M since she was just 8 years old. Audrey has been preparing to become a teacher for the past couple years under the instruction of Debra Spoulos. Audrey is a strong technical based dancer, she loves the genres jazz and lyrical and is excited to teach what she has learned throughout the years. She has traveled and taken classes from well known choreographers around the world, She dedicates her time at the studio 5 days a week, she cannot wait to now showcase her choreography talent.