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Mitzi Davis- Teacher, Studio Director
Native of Boonville, NC- Graduate of Starmount High School - 1 year at High Point College - BA
in Industrial Psychology from UNC Charlotte. Dancer & Choreographer for Carolina Chargers (semi-pro football) 1979.
Opened Dance With Mitzi in March of 1981- Married Jerry Davis, Nov. 7, 1981-Moved to the current studio building in 1984-Master's
Degree in Dance Education from UNC Greensboro, 1987- Visual Ensemble Director for Starmount High School Marching Band, under direction
of J.P. VanHoy, 1989-2000.
Has been at Dance With Mitzi since she was 3 years old. After beginning nursing school at WSSU, she continued to
perform and began teaching a competition company at DWM. She has since gone back to school and graduated with a Master's of
Science in Nursing and currently works full time as a Family Nurse Practitioner while continuing to choreograph for the competition
companies at DWM.
Began teaching Ballet and Jazz while attending the University of Virginia as an undergraduate student.
She graduated with a BS in Psychology and then later received a Master's in Social Work from Virginia Commonwealth University.
She continued to teach dance at a private studio in Charlottesville, Va. while working at UVA Hospital. Her experience includes
teaching at Shorter College while living in Georgia and teaching at a private studio in Illinois before moving to Elkin, North Carolina.
She has enjoyed choreographing for several community theaters through the years and continues to love teaching and choreographing
Ballet at DWM.