Ballet, Pre-Ballet, Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Creative Dance
Mrs. Doty is trained and certified through Dance Masters of America (DMA), with training under Edith Royal, former principal of teacher training for DMA, and Bill Royal, who served two terms in a span of twenty years as the National DMA President. She has professional expertise in dance studio development, supervision, instruction, choreography, and live theater. Her training includes youth training in Japan and Canada, at Royal Dance Studio in Winter Park, FL, with Oleg Tupine at the Virginia Ballet Company, with Rebecca McClaine at Star Dance in Vicenza, Italy, plus many others.
Mrs. Doty has an extensive dance performance history to include four years with Florida's Division of National Association of Regional Ballet, as a front line dancer for Walt Disney World's Grand Opening , and a regular performer on "About Your Body," a dance fitness show.
For over twenty years Mrs. Doty has instructed in and operated studios, to include three years of study and teaching in Italy. She has been training dance instructors for over ten years.