Title: CPFA Dance Teacher
At PALCS Since: 2015
Education: Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance Education, University of the Arts
Brief Biography: After graduating from Brentwood High School on Long Island, New York, Ms. Speer moved to Philadelphia where she received her BFA in Dance Education from the University of the Arts. Ms. Speer continues her dance education yearly by attending New York’s Dance Teacher Summit where she takes master classes with well known names in dance such as Germaine Salsberg, Frank, Greg Russell and Debbie Dee, to name a few. Mrs. Speer has an extensive experience instructing and coaching dancers of all ages in ballet, jazz, tap, modern and hip hop. Ms. Speer’s students have excelled both on the recreational level and in the competition circuit. Ms. Speer is now a judge for Starbound Dance competition.
she continually seeks ways to further her own dance education and that of her students. She plans to continue this profession for many years to come – and is honored to be working at PALCS CPFA with such talented kids.