Meet the Staff
Mandy Moore - Owner, Artistic Director
Make Your Move Performing Arts Studio is her most treasured accomplishment.
Her vision to create a "safe haven" for children to study the art of dance is a dream
Jaime Moore - Co-Director, Artistic Director
Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, Acrobatics
Ms. Jaime has traveled the United States teaching and educating numerous high school and
college dance teams with the Marching Auxillaries Dance Camps of America. Her degree in Commercial Entertainment from Columbia State was very useful in landing the prestigious position of "Show Captain" for the NickToons Summer Jam Show ...
Jennifer Ambrose - Director of Starlet Academy, ZUMBA certified, Educator, Choreographer
Ms. Jen first began her dance studies with Marty Moore of Dance Syndicate in Auburn, Al. After kicking Hodgkin's Lymphoma in 2004, Miss Jennifer decided to start checking items off her "bucket list" and returned to dance in 2005. She quickly devoted all of her spare time to learning, studying and absorbing everything she could about teaching...
Christon Burnette - Jazz Technique, Stretch, Turns and Leaps
Breanna Burkes-Maggart -Lyrical, Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz
Born and raised in Smiths Station, AL Breanna first fell in love with dance at two years old. She started to compete on the state and national level at age six, and has never looked back. Breanna is Trained in ballet, jazz, acrobatics, contemporary, pointe, and lyrical. She was a member ...
Jenna Dickey - Ballet, Pointe, Lyrical
Jenna Martina Dickey began her earliest training in Dayton, Ohio under the direction of Jeri Dickey and Barbara Pontecorvo. She started attending summer intensives at age 12 with Ballet Chicago, followed by Saratoga Springs and Miami City Ballet. At 13, she attended The School of American Ballet, ...
Kari Pierce - Twinkle Tots, Tap,
We are excited to have Kari on staff for the 5th year at MYM. Her love for all things "Twinkle Tots" and Tap shows in all that she does in the classroom! An Auburn, Al native, Kari began her dance education with Marty Moore's Dance Syndicate at the age of 4 and continued with ...
Sandra Spikes - Office Manager, Accounts Manager
Ms. Sandra is our amazing Office Manager at Make Your Move. She is the person that can answer all of
your questions, register you for classes, size you for shoes, check on your account and make sure you are having the best experience possible ...
Sierra Hardwick - Jazz Technique, Tap, Musical Theater, Choreographer
Erica Williams- Acrobatics, Lyrical, Jazz, Choreographer
Erica Williams is in her 2nd year of teaching at MYM. Erica has been dancing since the age of three.
Miss Erica hails from Wexford, Pennsylvania where she grew up and studied the art of Acrobatics, Lyrical, Jazz, Hip Hop, Tap and Ballet ...
Laura Childs- Acrobatics, Tumbling
Tamya Tolbert - Hip-Hop, Choreographer