Since August 2013
Ms. Marla has been involved with dance in some form her entire life. She began dancing at the age of 4 and hasn't stopped!!!
She has performed in many shows, competitions and even on the stage at Disney World. Ms. Marla has also choreographed dances for competition teams where the troupes have won many high honors.
Marla has taught dance for over 17 years. She gained her experience studying dance at Angela’s School of Dance in Loris, S.C., Old Dock Clogging Team / Columbus County Clogging Team, Jodi’s School of Dance in Whiteville, N.C and at many master classes and conventions throughout the Southeast Coast.
She is experienced in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Lyrical, Clogging and Hip Hop. She taught for 5,6,7,8 Dance in Wilmington, NC, Happy Feet Dance in San Pedro, CA and Just for Kicks, Inc. in Hampstead, before becoming the owner!!
Marla is also a licensed elementary and preschool teacher and has experience teaching children in multiple settings. She is married with 2 children and has a great love of people.
Marla is committed to bringing Hampstead and the Just for Kicks family, high quality dance and tumble instruction to benefit our Hampstead Community!