The instructors at Dance Dynamics are dedicated to the art of dance and related activities. Each excels in their own field. We work as a team, which enables us to have the best program available for students in recreational or professional dance. Every teacher at Dance Dynamics has accelerated experiences in performing and teaching. We work together to impact the lives of our students by being excellent role models.

The entire staff has certification in teaching. Each instructor on our team is currently continuing their dance and teaching education. We pride ourselves on keeping you up to date in the world of dance! Our efforts extend to guide our students into being great citizens!

Most all of the classes at Dance Dynamics include apprentices or classroom assistants. These dancers are of quality training, working to assist the instructor for the dancer to get the most out of their class. Our team of assistants and instructors follow the same class format and quality of instruction. Any one of our team is highly capable of teaching any of the classes offered at Dance Dynamics! All of our instructors attend dance conventions and specialized training.  We also have master teachers from throughout the country come to Dance Dynamics to teach workshops for our students’ needs. We, at Dance Dynamics, are confident in knowing that our students are getting the best, well-rounded dance and dance related training in Michigan and throughout the country!

Credits include:  Broadway; Wicked, Brigadoon, West Side Story, Billy Elliot, Rock of Ages, Matilda, Carousel, An American In Paris, Mean Girls, Newsies, Beauty & The Beast, Grease, Hello Dolly, The Tony Awards, The Academy Awards, Dynamic Dancers Performing Company Lead Dancers, Award Winning Performers, Scholarship Recipients, Commercials, Title Holders, Print Models, Stage Management, Over All Entertainers, Business Management, Vee Productions, Cirque Du Soleil, The Disney Company, Tokyo Disney, Royal Caribbean, Holland America, Celebrity Cruise Lines, Norwegian Cruise Line, Disney Cruise Line, RWS, Palace Entertainment, Olympia Entertainment, America’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Sesame Street, Busch Gardens, Walt Disney World, Tokyo Disney, Ford Motor Company, Miss Michigan Scholarship Program, Miss America Outstanding Teen productions, Young Americans, 20th Century Fox, Prostyle (Fitness distributor), Hardrive Productions, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, Radio Disney, many Movies, many Television shows and commercials, Deal or No Deal model producer, and more.

Our extended list of instructors and assistants study dance training throughout the world!
Our staff is open to new and exciting ways of teaching and progressing!



Miss Dori

Artistic Director

Dance teacher since 1975, Entertainment Career Development, Producer. Director for the Dynamic Dancers Performing Company. Experienced in entertaining for dance, modeling, musicals. Mentor and Member for IDEA; a national organization for dance studio owners, Certified coach, speaker and mentor with the John C. Maxwell Team, Coach for Global Youth Initiative. Casting associate for StarStudded Productions.…

Miss Jamie

Jamie is a member of the Management Team, Director of the Dynamic Dancers Performing Company. She is an Oakland University graduate (Elementary Education), Marygrove College graduate (Masters Degree in Education) and Award winning Choreographer & Entertainer. Jamie has performed in Disney World & Paramount Parks and with touring shows from Paramount Parks Productions. Jamie is…

Miss Michelle

Michelle has been a part of the Dance Dynamics team since before Dance Dynamics was even started. She is currently the Studio Manager for Dance Dynamics. She is a Director for the Dynamic Dancers Performing Company and the Dance Dynamics Alumni Association. Michelle is an Award Winning Performer and Choreographer. She has been the Director…

Miss Kelli

Production Manager, Award Winning Choreographer, Director of the Dynamic Dancers Performing Company, Director of the Musical Theater Camp, Miss Michigan Pageant Choreographer, Tours include: Sesame Street Live 1999, Production Manager for Vee Entertainment 2003, Member of the entertainers Equity Union, Has been with Dance Dynamics since 1987

Miss Pam

Pam has been part of the Dance Dynamics family since 1984.  She graduated from Oakland University with a bachelor of art degree in performing arts.  While at Oakland University, Pam was president of the Oakland Dance Theatre and received a community service award for her dedication to the dance department..  She was also part of…

Miss Lauren

Lauren is the Director of the Dynamic Dancers Performing Company.  Award winning choreographer and performer.  Graduate of Michigan State University with a Masters in Curriculum and Teaching.  An elementary school teacher for the Waterford School District as well as facilitator of literacy workshops and developer of reading curriculum for Oakland County school districts through the…

Miss Denise

Studio Trainer and Technical Instructor, Former Dance Advisor of top Jr. Elite Gymnasts, Master in Dance & Performance and Education, Occupational Therapist, Participated in American Dance Festival, Award Winning Choreographer, Has been with Dance Dynamics since 1992.

Miss Hope

Director for Dance Dynamics Ballet Productions, Trained in Vaganova, David Howard & ABT, danced with Michigan Ballet Theater, Certified Secondary Education, over twenty years as a dance instructor, With Dance Dynamics since 1992

Mr Al

Studio Trainer and Technical Instructor, Former Dance Advisor of top Jr. Elite Gymnasts, Master in Dance & Performance and Education, Occupational Therapist, Participated in American Dance Festival, Award Winning Choreographer, Has been with Dance Dynamics since 1992.

Miss Amy

Amy has been teaching ballet for over eleven years and pilates for over nine years.  Before receiving her BA in dance and English from Western Michigan University, Amy was a member of the Rosemarie Floyd Contemporary Civic Ballet Company and received her Grade 6 Cechetti certificate.  She has been a guest teacher at the ABT…

Mr Tyler

Tyler began training at his family’s performing arts school in Walled Lake, MI, and his career as a performer, choreographer, and teacher have taken him all over the world. His performance work includes; commercials, musicals, industrial, film and stage around the world. Some credits are: Tony Awards with Neil Patrick Harris, Miss America, Broadway musical…

Miss Leigh

Miss Leigh has been in the Dance Dynamics family since 1992. She has been a member of the Dynamic Dancers Performing Company and now a part of the Dance Dynamics Creative Team. Leigh has performed professionally for Holland America, VH1, Busch Gardens in Virginia and more. She has taught dance in New Jersey for several…

Miss Lindsy

Lindsy has been teaching students dance since 1998. She has performed during Magic Music Days at Walt Disney World and on Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines. She has won many individual and group competitive awards for both personal performance and choreography. She also has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan in English…

Miss Kathy

Kathy has been teaching drama for young people since 1992. She has taught for many schools and organizations including VSA Arts of Michigan, Cranbrook Theater School, The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in NYC and the Reece School in Manhattan. Kathy currently teaches the Youth Program for Second City- Detroit in Novi. She has been…

Miss Marqui

Marqui is a guest teacher that comes often to Dance Dynamics. She helps train the Company students to their highest level. She currently performs for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular in New York City and has been a dance captain for the touring shows. Marqui also performs on the castle stage at Walt Disney World…

Other Dance Dynamics Creative Team Include:

Joe Perez * Brandon Cournay * Jordan McIntosh * Bethany Trailer

 Scott Jovovich and Tara Foy in our Intensive programs.

Associate Leadership Team  

Miss Jamie, Miss Kelli, Miss Hope, Miss Heather, Miss Jenn

Guest Service:  Miss Sandra, Miss Nanette

Our associates are knowledgeable in all phases of the dance industry. They can help answer your questions and help to guide you with proper recommendations for our dancers. Our staff has a long history at Dance Dynamics.

We look forward to making your experience enjoyable!