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Summer has been training for the past 15 years in hip hop, tap, jazz, ballet, modern, and liturgical dance. She studied at San Diego State University, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in dance and a minor in business administration. Summer has taught and performed for international groups like Pro Danza Italia and Debbie Allen Dance Academy. She has also danced with contemporary jazz company “Momentum Dance Theater” and professional tap company “Capital Tap.”
Summer has worked as a featured dancer and assistant choreographer for recording artist, Megan Henry, and has been seen on television performing on a Taylor Swift commercial, at the DC Tap Festival, Tap Fever Studio, and many other places. She now holds a Master of Arts degree in Dance and is the owner of Rap A Tap Center for the Arts in San Diego, Ca.,
Mime Dance instructor is 22 years old and currently pursuing his purpose with a vision called Atmosphere; a place where God is in the midst. Some of the things that he would like to accomplish in his life are to make a difference in the world and to be recognized as a role model for Christ. Derek has practiced dance at a young age and recognizes that his gift is from God. He strives to be an encourager to those who feel that life doesn’t matter. His philosophy of life is, “Pray First, Aim High, Be Encouraged & Stay Focused!
Ginger Galloway - Drama Instructor
Ginger M Galloway is a poet, author, playwright, artist, graphic designer and educator. Ginger has written and illustrated a number of books that she hopes serve to offer hope, promise, and encouragement to the 'seekers.'
Minister Margaret Briggs - Executive Director/Enhance The Gift Ministries
Margaret Briggs is the Executive Director of Enhance The Gift Ministries. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Vocal Arts and a Masters in Education. She began singing at a very young age and has had the opportunity to sing with various musical artists throughout her career. She has provided instruction in the areas of vocal arts development, Praise & Worship, and is currently serving as Co-Pastor with her husband at Greater Light Community Church in Perris. She has served as Praise & Worship Leader and Choral Director for several ministries. She is extremely gifted in discovering potential in others and providing the inspiration and motivation necessary to "stir up the gifts.