Miriam Gaines-founder, Dance Instructor
Miriam Gaines, a native of Mount Juliet, Tennessee, found her love for dance at the age of three years old. She graduated from Western Kentucky University in 2018 with a B.A. in dance and marketing, and has been trained in the styles of ballet, jazz, lyrical, modern, hip hop, as well as tap. After graduating, Miriam began her professional dance career and has since danced for major music artists, such as Little Big Town and West Life. She has also toured internationally. Miriam is currently still pursuing her dance career, while also sharing her passion for dance with young aspiring dancers. Her hopes for this organization is that it will inspire young artists to tap in to their full potential and use their talents to make a difference in others’ lives.
Darius Kidd-Technical Director, Drums and Percussion Instructor
Born May 21, 1994 in Mt. Juliet, TN Darius Kidd discovered his gift at the age of 10 when he started playing drums. He plays many different genres of music and has performed and traveled with a variety of music. He has had many influences to keep him motivated to practice and achieve his goals. When Darius was in the sixth grade he joined the middle school band where began his musical career. He continued on to high school and excelled serving as the captain of the drumline his junior year and co-captain his senior year. During these years and currently, Darius serves as a drummer for the Holy Temple Church Mt. Juliet, Tn and performs with the renowned World Outreach Church in Murfreesboro, Tn. Graduating high school In 2012, Darius further pursued his musical education at the Art institute of Nashville majoring in Audio Production where he learned the trade of the industry. After a year, Darius moved his education to the SAE Institute of Nashville where majored in Audio Technology. Darius graduated in 2015 with his Associates degree in Audio Technology and Now working in the industry as an Audio Visual Technician for Encore Event Technologies at the Omni Nashville hotel. Also working for himself as a freelance audio visual installer/ consultant/ operator and designer for home and commercial properties as well as continuing his musical path.
“My ultimate dream and goal is to be a successor and create jobs within my own company and work in the industry as a sound designer and foley artist…and play lots of drums”.
Heather Sanders- Dance Instructor
Heather C. Sanders is originally from Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. She fell in love with the Art of Dance while in High School, where she took an array of classes. Studying & learning all facets of the art, her favorites are hip hop, lyrical, & theatrical dance. Always eager to broaden her exposure, she learned Liturgical Dance under the guidance of Angie Bryant. She is currently an active member of Corona First Baptist Church, Mt. Juliet TN., where her passion & LOVE for the Lord has allowed her to express that abundantly, through Leadership & Choreography of Praise Dance. An advent teacher and member of CFBGP Team, Release the Praise Team, & lone students, she is driven to exemplify PRAISE through Dance! Married to Derrick L. Sanders of Mt. Juliet, TN.Children: Alexis Dickens-Sanders,DeSean & DeAnna SandersGraduate: Alabama State University. Delta Sigma Theta Inc. Delta Mu Delta
Keeley Walker- Dance Instructor
Keeley Walker, from Mt. Juliet, TN, started dancing at the age of 3. She has been trained in hip hop, ballet, tap, lyrical, jazz and contemporary. she was trained under Andrea Woodward at Hermitage dance Academy among other choreographers where she also held a place on the competition team for 10 years. She is now a Senior at Mount Juliet High School and will be attending University of Tennessee-Chattanooga next fall.
Rebecca Henry- Voice Instructor
Rebecca Doree Henry is a Los Angeles, California native who was born to Drs. Robbie K. and Debbie A. Henry Sr. and is the youngest of eight children. Miss Henry is a speaker, musician, singer, song writer, writer, educator, and fitness coach. Miss Henry currently serves as the CEO & founder of her company, Glamorous, A Regal Transformation Inc. and is also the founder of The Liberty Kids Music & Arts Camp. In 2011, she discovered her love for children and received her certification in Early Childhood Education. Miss Henry stayed active with the youth in the churches she fellowshipped with and afterschool programs. Her interactions with the youth would soon develop into a mentorship. As a result of those relationships, coupled with her life’s experiences and passion for Christ, Miss Henry founded “Magnificent Beauty”, an organization completely geared toward honing in on the physical, mental, and spiritual development in teens and young adults to help build confidence to walk in a Godly manner, ultimately shining Gods light throughout the world! With God at the forefront of her life, Miss Henry recognizes God is the source of all of her gifts and talents. And it is through Him alone that she lives, moves, and have her very being, allowing Him to use her in whatever capacity He sees fit. Miss Henry understands that the sky is not the limit and wants to convey that to the world through her gifts and purpose.. In 2014, God gave Miss Henry a vision to do seminars that are geared solely around the vision and mission of her company and organization. In 2015, Miss Henry overcame many obstacles and followed through with that vision, thus birthing the “Your Present, My Future” brunch and seminar. In 2015, God gave Miss Henry the vision to begin “Cozy Care”, an extension of Magnificent Beauty that focuses on providing winter essentials for those who are less fortunate.