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Modern, Ballet, Hatha Yoga, Zumba®, and Contemporary Combos

mandie@fwdc.org

Mandie’s passion for dance started in Carlisle, Pennsylvania where she attended dance classes at the renowned Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet. During her youth she spent summers studying dance with the Boston Ballet, Houston Ballet, and Atlanta Ballet. In 2012 she graduated from Butler University where she had studied Dance and Arts Administration while performing with the Butler Ballet. Mandie has taught various styles of dance at studios all over Indiana. She recently accepted the position of Artistic Director with Fort Wayne Dance Collective.

Mandie started working with the Fort Wayne Dance Collective in 2014 as part of the Touring Company. Mandie quickly began teaching at the school, sharing her love and knowledge of dance through ballet, modern, Zumba®, yoga, and contemporary classes. Over the past few years, Mandie has choreographed and directed several Fort Wayne Dance Collective performances and has participated in community events such as Fort Wayne Taste of the Arts and Fort Wayne Fringe Festival.