Teacher, Assistant, Helper
CEO & Head Teacher
Lotella is the CEO of the Nonprofit. She also is the head cheer and dance teacher. She has been dancing since she was 13. Started first with theater at the age of 12. She has taken a range of dance classes: lyrical, ballet, tap, jazz, hip-hop, advance jazz and got her AA in Dance from COS. She is currently the choreographer for Tulare Western High School Drama Department, she has choreographed for three of the school plays, Grease was by far her favorite of the three. She also teaches for ProYouth after school program twice a week at TWHS.
Hip Hop Teacher & Teacher Assistant
Miss Jessica has been dancing since she was 4 years old. She danced for Kids Edition until she aged out the program. She dance at dy.nam.x and taught for two years teaching ages 4 & 5. She was on Varsity Cheer & Dance Team at El Diamante High School. Her junior of high school she switched to VCIS and took dance there and was the dance captain. She is CPR certified, a paramedic and also works in a nursing home. She has children of her own and loves teaching dance.
Jaila Cook is a current student at DCDC. She also helps with Ages 4 & 5 year old class, Ages 6 to 8 and Ages 9 to 12. She has been dancing for 4 years and has danced on the Novice/Primary Competitive levels for two years. She started her cheer and dance training with Miss Lola at the Manuel Hernandez Community Center. Once DCDC became open she moved over to continue her training. Her favorite styles of dance are lyrical, contemporary, and she loves choreography.