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 summer program in Detroit, MI, and for the Oakland Dance Festival in Farmington Hills, MI. Amy is the Ballet Director for Dance Dynamics Performing Arts Center where she has taught since 2000.  Her students have received scholarships to and attended various summer programs including: The School of American Ballet, American Ballet Theater, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Joffery Ballet, Ballet Austin, Georgia Ballet and Washington Ballet.  She also is a Stott@Pilates Instructor Trainer and Gyrotonic Instructor at Equilibrium in Bloomfield Hills, MI.