Candace is a dancer, choreographer and dance instructor. She grew up at ATD and trained for over 17 years with Linda Patrick in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Lyrical, Pointe, Hip Hop and Hawaiian/Tahitian, and won many state and national titles for Dance Masters of America and Dance Educators of America. Candace has studied with numerous Masters of Dance around the country, and is also the director/choreographer of ATD’s Hawaiian Department including *The Polynesian Revue* – a troupe of in house dancers who perform professionally for audiences at Luau themed events. She received dance and academic scholarships to OCU and OU, and earned a degree in Business Management. Along with Ms Debbie, Candace is currently the Co-Owner of All That Dance Studio where her love of dance, and love of instructing and choreographing is apparent in her students, and her work. Candace is a member of Dance Masters Chapter 27, and is certified with Dance Masters of Oklahoma, and Dance Educators of America. She has competed and performed in New York, taking classes at Broadway Dance Center and Steps in New York City. Her students have won many overall awards, and her choreography has won awards at several venues including Hall of Fame and Dance Educators of America. Candace has judged and choreographed for several pageants, conventions, and others, and continues her dance education with yearly teacher training workshops.

Candace is a true inspiration to all those who know her loving heart, strong and fearless spirit, optimism, strength and undying determination.