Tiny Tots, Tap and Jazz
Stephanie has been with Universal for 10 years. She is a native of Charlotte County and a graduate of Port Charlotte High School in 2002. In the beginning Stephanie learned instruction by assisting her teachers and choreographing numerous musicals and cabaret shows for the school’s drama and music departments.
After graduation Stephanie moved to the Tampa area and studied dance at Hillsborough Community College focusing on ballet and modern. While attending school, she worked as the head dance instructor for Mosaic Dance Studio in Brandon and developed their ballet, tap and lyrical curriculum. In late 2004, Stephanie partnered up with Extreme Youth Sports and became their dance director. She developed classes for ages 2 and up to teach in local venues all around Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties.
Shortly after she opened “To the Point Academy of Dance” in Carollwood with Extreme’s director. Early 2006 Charlotte County called Stephanie and her husband back to follow his dream of being a police officer and becoming first time parents to their daughter Rebekah. In 2008 she welcomed her second child Alex into this world. Shortly thereafter Stephanie received her Bachelors degree from Florida Gulf Coast University.