About Lisa Simpson
Since 1986, Lisa has instructed both dance and acrobatics along the East Coast. Her love of dance and acro started at the age of 4 in Pennsylvania. Student teaching and strong understudy programs developed Lisa’s dance instruction and coaching skills.
While at Penn State University, she earned a degree in Dance and was the lead choreographer and dancer for Orchesis, The Penn State Dance Company. Her education included Musical Theater, Stage Presentation, Program Production, Set Development, and Costume Design. Lisa is also certified by Dance Masters of America in Dance and Acrobatics.
Throughout her dance career, Lisa has studied under Master Choreographers, such as Charles Kelly, Gus Giordano, and Phil Black. Her students have earned numerous top awards for their championship routines in both dance and acrobat/tumbling. Lisa has judged various Regional and National Dance Competitions and enjoys attending workshops to continue her dance education.
Lisa has been a part of the Charlotte Area Dance Community since 1996. She strives to provide an educational and positive atmosphere for her students while ensuring organized and consistent business practices for parents.