Amy is the director and owner of SPARK Center for Creative and Performing Arts. She received her BFA degree in dance from Towson University. Amy has performed professionally in NYC as a principal dancer with the Doris Humphrey Dance Company. She has worked and performed with members of the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company and Anna Sokolow. She has studied with the Trisha Brown Dance Company, STEPs on Broadway, Joy Kellman, 92nd Street Y, and Dance Space. She has received a number of awards at competitions for her choreography and has choreographed for local school productions.
Amy believes in exposing her dancers to NYC dance, to have her dancers take professional dance classes and see professional dance companies and Broadway shows. She brings professional choreographers to her studio and provides dance festivals, and master classes.
Former SPARK dance students have gone on to dance at the prestigious Baltimore School for the Arts, North Carolina School for the Arts, Pacific North West Ballet, Dominican University of California,and the Nutmeg Ballet Conservatory, College Park, Rutgers, and Butler.
SPARK gives top notch dance instruction while providing a warm and supportive environment. We ignite every dancer’s potential whether or not they are dancing for fun or as a serious dancer. SPARK is for all levels from beginner to pre-professional.
Amy has also been in the fitness industry for 25 years. Doing everything from fitness instructor, assistant manager, and personal trainer. Amy enjoys helping people achieve their fitness goals.