Happendance School Teachers and Staff
Missy is a life-long Happendance learner. Her long history includes experience almost every level: Happendance school student and graduate, professional Velocity dancer, Education Exchange teaching artist, Happendance School faculty member, artistic director, and now CEO. She considers herself a product of the Happendance philosophy which promotes self-knowledge and empowerment through dance training of the highest caliber.
Heather danced professionally in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles and through-out Michigan and co-founded of the professional company, Underdog Dance Project. She was invited to the Editorial Board of the Journal of Dance Education and is a national conference presenter in the fields of dance, movement education and pedagogy. As Director of Health and Education services, she works with local school districts, hospitals, veteran groups, and social organizations including Sparrow Hospital, Angel House, the Allen Neighborhood Center, and Michigan State University. She holds an MFA in Dance from the University of Michigan, a BFA in Dance from Western Michigan University and received comprehensive pilates training through the McEntire School.
Andi is an ACE certified personal trainer, Faculty Trainer for YUSA, National T-Trainer for Enhance®Fitness, SPARK Master Trainer, and the author of Gabustle Make my Body Hustle and Assorted Silliness for Natural Born Movers™. www.andicrawford.com