Our staff members at Dance Visions have over 30 years of combined experience in the field of dance. We pride ourselves in providing a fun and friendly environment where all our students can learn and grow.
Dance Visions Mission
The mission of Dance Visions is to instill a love for the art of dance through discipline, a positive and professional environment, and the commitment to nurture the individual talents of each child we are blessed to teach.
Bethany Shepard - Director / Choreographer
Bethany began dancing at the age of 3 under the artistic direction of Kimberly Beauregard, owner of Kimberly's School of Dance Education, in the areas of Tap, Ballet, Jazz, Hip Hop, Pointe and Lyrical. Bethany competed on a regional and national level with the Dance Company's at Kimberly's School of Dance Education as well as Dance Visions, winning many awards and honors.
Bethany performed with the Russian Ballet as well as the Philadelphia Ballet in each of their interpretation of "The Nutcracker". Bethany became an assistant teacher at Kimberly's School of Dance Education at the age of 13 and in 2002 she began teaching at Dance Visions for Errica where she excelled in all areas. As of 2012 Bethany has become the Artistic Director of Dance Visions. Bethany has taken master classes from such greats as Mia Michaels, Bril Barrett, Gregg Russell, Dave Scott and Jo Rowan just to name a few. She graduated Dance Teacher's Training in 2004 and is a member of DTCB/AS and DMA. Bethany has choreographed award winning routines, including the 2006 Regional Jr. Mr. Dancer of the year for American Dance Awards. Bethany was on the judges panel for the Cutting Edge Dance Competition for six years, traveling throughout the United States to judge numerous regional competitions.
Jessica Saunders - Teacher
Jessica has been a student of Dance Visions since its inception in 2000. She has been a participant in both the dance and acrobatics programs at the studio. Jessica has recently taken on her own acrobatics classes. Jessica is an extremely dedicated and hard working member of our staff.