Tracey, also known as Tray, has dance experience exceeding 20 years. She teaches many genres yet specializes in Tap, Clogging, Jazz, Modern, Ballroom and Preschool Hip Hop.
For 19 years Tracey has trained dancers of all levels and ages (recreational and competitive) at studios in Mesa and Maricopa, AZ. She has mentored Teacher Assistants, aided with the Inspire tap dancers and has assisted with stage management at recitals.
Tracey’s dance training began at a young age and includes the study of Ballroom dancing with Fred Astaire studios. She has had the opportunity to work with Dance Masters such as Tony Dovolani, Kostadin Bidjourov, Stephen Knight, Victor Fung and Gabriela Jileva. She has also attended Teacher’s Conferences with Rhee Gold and Diane Gudat. Tracey is a member of Dance Masters of America. Additionally, some of her choreography has received special judge’s awards and her clogging choreography has won accolades with SW Clogging Championships.
Tracey believes that dance should be fun for all and a way to express one’s self in a safe environment.