Laura has been dancing for 22 years. She was on the Lafayette Escadrille dance team for 4 years. She held leadership positions and helped choreograph many of the dances. In college, she was on the Maryville University Dance team and competed at the national level. Her team placed top 10 in both jazz and team performance. Laura is passionate about dance and teaching. Currently, she teaches 4th grade at Green Pines Elementary. Teaching dance is a combination of everything she loves. She creates a positive environment where students have fun, learn, and love to dance.