Our teaching team are committed and highly educated in the art of dance and all share a passion for dance. All teachers are highly qualified with our dance associations (ATOD and RAD), have current First Aid Certificates and maintain regular Working With Children Checks for the safety of your children.
Commenced her dance career at a studio locally studying the Royal Academy of Dance syllabus at the age of 4 years.
Her teaching career started at the age of 16 years when she was employed as a Junior Teacher teaching Classical Ballet, National Character, Jazz, Lyrical and Contemporary dance styles.
After dancing and teaching in the Illawarra for many years, Belinda pursued her career in Sydney at a high profile dance school for 4 years where she studied major syllabii with the Royal Academy of Dance and the Australian Teachers of Dancing.
Belinda has an Advanced Associate Member Diploma in Professional Dance and Dance Teaching, Certificiate V in Assessment and Workplace Training, an Advanced Diploma in Event Management, a Diploma in Personal Training and Fitness, Masters in Remedial & Sports Therapy and a Diploma in Dance Teaching and Management.
Jerrica Lovatt is the studio's acrobatics and gymnastics coach since 2015.
She was a competitive gymnast for approximately 13 years competing at regional, state and national competitions up to Level 10.
Following her retirement from Women's Gymnastics, she found herself in Acrobatic Gymnastics managing to be able to represent Internationally at the senior level.
She has always trained between 20 and 40 hours a week in a gym and loved every minute. In that time she has completed training to work full time as a nurse and is currently back at university to further her career.
Coaching Acrobatics has and will always be a passion of hers.
In 2014, Jerrica saw herself competing in the gymnastics nationals both solo and as a team.
She is one in a million and we are grateful to have her with us.
Kerri has been dancing since the age of 4yrs. Dynamic Moves Dance Studio has been her home for the last 16 years. It was the place that became her second home and most importantly where she was able to find herself and further her love for dance.
While dancing at Dynamic Moves, she have been provided with many opportunities. She has completed examinations up to the elementary level in jazz and because of this she was able to complete her teaching certificate in jazz and hip-hop. Even though dancing is a huge part of her life, she has gone on to explore other career avenues as well. She has graduated from the University of Wollongong with a Bachelor of Arts and is currently on the path to finishing her second degree in Law.
Kerri is the studio administration assistance and relief to all the team.
"Dancing always brings so much joy to my life. I especially love it when I see a child achieve something that they have worked so hard on. I also love how after a long day and no matter how tired I am dancing always brings a smile to my face and makes those days so much better"
Angela Ferraro has been teaching for Dynamic Moves Dance Studio for 9 years where she started her teaching career.
Her love of dance and career ultimately started at a local studio at the age of 3, studying ballet under the Royal Acadmey of Dance syllabus. She was exposed to other dance genres such as national character, jazz, contemporary, modern lyrical and gymnastics. She competed for many years with my gymnastics but as my dance passion grew I was fortunate to complete my examinations from Pre-Primary through to Advanced and was lucky enough to compete in many local competitions over the years.
In 1996, Angela was fortunate to be a student when Dynamic Moves Dance Studio was opened studying the Australian Teachers Of Dancing syllabus in both Jazz and Classical Ballet. In 2001 she was given the opportunity to begin teaching at the studio with the guidance and support of Belinda was able to gain qualifications and growth with Classical ballet, Jazz and hip hop through the Australian Teachers of Dancing.
She holds a Diploma in Financial Studies, Certificate in Professional Dance Teaching with the Royal Academy of Dance and also have Certificates with the Australian Teachers of Dancing in both Certificate III Dance Teaching and Diploma in Dance Teaching and Management.
Stephanie Waples has trained with Dynamic Moves Dance Studio for 8 years.
Stephanie joined the teaching faculty in 2018when she successfully gained her qualification in Jazz and Ballet. She has been completing her jazz and ballet ATOD exams for the past 11 years. Stephanie had also previously competed at local eisteddfods from the ages 8 to 17. During her high school years she had also taken part in Southern Stars and Dance Festival for 5 consecutive years.
Stephanie is currently at university where she is undertaking the degree primary education and has just completed her second year of study. When she is not at university or the dance studio she works as a barista and tutors primary students in mathematics as well as literacy.
Stephanie has amazing talent and has a lot to offer students of the studio as she provides a great aspiration and passion to dance which reflects in her teaching.