Angel began dancing at three and enjoyed jazz, tap, and ballet. She trained at a few different area studios including Reinita’s Baton and Dance where she competed and student-taught under the direction and mentorship of Suzzanne Ponn. She also took singing lessons and joined a choir. Angel experienced joy in Musical Theater and began dancing and singing in high school where she developed her acting skills with MaryKay Booher. During her early adult years, she performed in several musicals and plays in various theaters in and around Central Ohio. Her favorites include Pippin, Jesus Christ Superstar, and Phantom. Starting in 2009, Angel began teaching for the Department of Defense Education Activity as a paraeducator and a dance teacher in Mannheim, Germany. In 2012, Angel returned to Ohio and began teaching preschool and teaching tap to adult dancers. In 2019, Angel joined The Ballet Academy teaching Creative Movement and has since helped grow the program to include Intro to Dance and Dance Foundations and works as the Academy Manager. She is a certified Cosmic Kids Yoga Instructor and is certified in teaching toddler, preschool, and elementary dance. Not only does Angel teach for The Ballet Academy but also works for BalletMet’s Education Department’s Wiggle Jig Program and BalletMet Academy teaching tap and pre-ballet. She is happily married, has 2 adult children and 2 children in high school and will complete her Bachelor’s in Business Administration. She loves working with young children and is always learning new ways to work with them on their level in a healthy and safe way.