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CARRICK SECORSKI
Music/Voice Instructor
 
Carrick Secorski, Lyric Tenor, Composer, and Conductor, has been an avid musician since he was six years old. Carrick started singing in his church choir and quickly learned that music was an important part of life. Carrick has been teaching for the past seven years students ages three to one hundred-three in voice, piano, percussion, composition and general musicianship. Carrick received his Associates Degree in Sound Recording in 2012, and his Bachelors in Vocal Performance and Film Music Scoring from Madonna University in 2015. He has also been an avid performer in the Michigan Opera Theatre Chorus for various productions, and currently is the Bell Choir director and tenor section leader at Plymouth First United Methodist Church.

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GRACE BEARD

dance instructor

Grace has been dancing since she was 7 years old. She danced at the Dance Center in Adrian, MI under the instruction of Eleonore Brown and has passed Grades I-V Cecchetti Ballet exams. She is educated in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Modern, Pointe, Contemporary, Character Dance, Hip-Hop, and Acrobatics. Grace is currently attending Eastern Michigan University, majoring in Dance-Studio Management and Accounting. Grace has been cast in Eastern Michigan University’s: Cinderella ballet, A Midsummers Night Dream, Coppelia, and has worked with Sherry Wilkinson, Christina Sears-Etters, Abigale Cryderman, Jillian Hopper, and many others. Grace was a member of the Blue Lake Fine Arts International Ballet Ensemble which toured Europe. She has also attended the Rockette’s Summer Intensive in New York City. This is Grace’s first year with Studio 3 PAC, and we are excited to have her!!

​Rachel Adams

owner & Dance Instructor

Rachel Adams has been dancing for over 25 years and has been teaching and  choreographing for 13 years. She graduated with honors from Eastern Michigan University, earning a B.S. in Dance Performance and Choreography. While at EMU she studied ballet and modern technique extensively and performed in numerous faculty and student concerts. Prior to attending college she danced on her studio's competitive team, studying with industry professionals at conventions across the country. Ms. Adams feels fortunate to share her love of dance with children, and hopes to instill that same passion in them.  


She lives in Ann Arbor with her husband and beautiful daughter, Alice. We are excited to be celebrating Rachel's fifth season with Studio 3 PAC, and second season as a new partner/owner! You can now contact Miss Rachel directly at: MissRachel@studio3pac.com

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JessiCa (Jessie) Wise

Dance Instructor / musical theater instructor

Jessica Joy Wise, originally from Ann Arbor, MI, has been involved in dance and theatrical arts since her youth. Miss Jessie received an Associates Degree in Liberal Arts, with a Certificate in Sound Production and Engineering, from Washtenaw Community College, 2008. In Spring 2011, she graduated with a BA in Dance, Dance Making focus from Columbia College Chicago where she danced in works choreographed by renowned artists Joe Goode and Renee Wadleigh. She has been intensely trained in modern, ballet, jazz, choreography and musical theatre stylings as well as had instruction in contact improvisation, tap, contemporary, african dance styles, hip hop, yoga and liturgical styles. Jessica has performed for the Oh Be Joyful Dance Company and Fueled & Aflame Dance Company, as well as guest choreographing for OBJ. She has also trained under the Paul Taylor Dance Company and Ballet Magnificat. From 2008-2012, she produced shows with her own youth musical theatre company, Jiggawhat Productions, where she directed, choreographed, and produced the work. Jessica performed for two years as a company member of DDCdances, a professional modern dance company in the Detroit Metro area. Jessica currently teaches dance technique at studios around the Ann Arbor area. She also choreographs musicals for Dexter High School and Ann Arbor Christian School.


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STEPHANIE HEINBUCH

FOUNDER


Stephanie Heinbuch holds a bachelor of Arts from Oakland University, with a concentration in dance. As an undergraduate, she studied extensively under Laurie Eisenhower of the Eisenhower Dance Ensemble and Greg Patterson of Patterson Rhythm Pace, just to name a few. She was also was an active member of the Oakland Dance Theater and had the opportunity to participate and perform at the American College Dance Festival Association in 2003 & 2004. A Michigan native, Miss Stephanie began her dance career at the age of 10 where she soon began competing both regionally and nationally. In 2004, she had the opportunity to perform at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum in New York City as part of a fund raiser for the families of the New York Firefighters. In the following year, Stephanie also appeared as a dancing extra in the Telugu movie, Venella. Her dedication to spreading the joy of dance is what led her to become an instructor and in 2007, one of her jazz dances was selected to perform at Disney's Magic Music Days in Orlando, Florida. During that same year, Stephanie and her husband relocated to Graz, Austria, where she was able to further her dance training under Alexandra Gedaze, a former student of the Royal Ballet School in London. ​ ​Miss Stephanie brings over 20 years of dance training paired with over 10 years of teaching experience to Studio 3 and is also a certified Zumba Instructor. She currently resides in Commerce Township with her husband Ryan.


MIRANDA GALBRAITH
Dance Instructor / Acro Instructor

Miranda Galbraith is currently a student at Eastern Michigan University.  She has been dancing since she was 3 years old and started competing when she was 5 years old at the regional and national levels, earning both platinum and overall awards.  She was part of the teaching staff for 6 years as well as choreographed competitive group and solos/duets for her students.  Miranda has studied Cecchetti ballet for 15 years and passed grades 1 through 5.  During the 15 years of dancing, she brings years of experience in ballet, lyrical, jazz, pointe, hip-hop, gymnastics and tap.  Miranda is currently studying Occupational Therapy and Studio Management with a minor in dance.


This is her second year at Studio 3 PAC, and we are excited to have her!!

REBECCA SAND-SCHAEDIG

OWNER, Founder, Dance INSTRUCTOR, & Theater Instructor

Miss Rebecca began dancing at the age of 7 and  trained for ten years at the Dance Company of Port Huron under Gerri Shultz and the Marine City Dance Company of Marine City under Diane Geck. She performed in many prominent roles in her nine years of dancing with the International Ballet Theatre, including numerous solo and pas de deux pieces.  Miss Rebecca is also a veteran of various dance competitions across the state as well as across the country. 

In the realm of the stage, she has received professional training in comedy and improv theater, including at the famous Second Sunday Comedy Theatre, and was a founding member of the Second Sunday Improv Troupe in Petoskey, MI. She has also starred in a number of independent films and numerous live stage performances.  

She brings over nine-teen years of experience teaching tap, jazz, lyrical, modern, hip hop, hawaiian, irish step, ballet and pointe to Studio 3. Miss Rebecca currently lives in Milford with her husband, Christopher,  their five wonderful children, Ben, Alex, Nora, Max, and Violet, and their faithful dog, Digger.  You can contact Miss Rebecca directly at missrebecca@studio3pac.com.

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MEGAN STANLEY

FOUNDER

Born and raised in Levelland, TX, Miss Megan began dancing at the age of 3, studying under her mother, Jill, at Jill Atchison's School of Dance.  She is versed in tap, jazz, ballet, lyrical, and hip hop.  She has competed locally and state-wide and attended dance conventions throughout her training, studying under some of the top dancers and choreographers in the country.   It is her mom's passion and their shared love of dance that led Megan to begin teaching at the age of 17.  She worked  under her mom for almost 7 of her 9 years teaching.


Miss Megan was a cheerleader for two years at South Plains College and transferred to Texas Tech University where she obtained a bachelor's degree in Human Development and Family studies, a Master's of Education degree in Language Literacy Education, and is certified to teach on the elementary level.   Megan studied and worked as a fitness instructor in pilates, yoga, and step at the Texas Tech University Rec. Center.  


After college, Megan and her husband Mark relocated to Ann Arbor, MI.   She has judged high school and college dance team and cheer team try-outs in both Texas and Michigan, and taught and choreographed award winning routines in Michigan regional competitions.


She moved to Los Angeles, CA in 2013, and then to Knoxville, TN in 2015, with her husband Mark, son Jack, daughter June, and precious, yet bipolar, black cat, Sophie. We expect her to start dancing at Studio 3 PAC via Skype very soon! ;)

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Dontez Jones

Hip Hop Instructor

Dontez "Just" Jones is our resident Hip Hop guru, inlcuding the stlyes of B-boying (breakdancing), and popping. This is his fifth season with Studio 3 PAC!  He has performed in many events including numerous battles and competitions in Michigan and across the country. He has also had the privilege of acting as a judge in many battles and competitions throughout the Midwest."Just" is currently a part of the extremely talented all-styles crew "Ill Minded Stylez". While in school at Eastern Michigan University, he continues to perform, compete and battle throughout the country and hopes to soon compete worldwide.


You can watch a YouTube video of "Just" popping by clicking HERE!  ​​​


Erica Wykes

Dance Instructor / Acro Instructor

Erica Wykes has been dancing for 17 years and teaching for 9. She is studying at Eastern Michigan University to earn her Bachelor's of Arts and Science degree in Studio Management. Before college she was on the competitive team at Kathy's School of Dance in Durand, Michigan. She was a vital performer in countless group dances as well as regional and national award winning solos and duets. Erica studied Cecchetti ballet for 16 years and passed grades 1 through 4. During the 16 years of dancing she brings years of experience in gymnastics, jazz, tap, ballet, pointe, lyrical, hip hop, jazz funk, and clogging. While dancing at KSD, Erica was also part of the teaching staff for 8 years. She assisted in class as well as choreographed competitive group and solos/duets for her students. During her senior year of high school she was awarded the Go Pro scholarship by Talent on Parade competition.With this scholarship she went to Branson, Missouri to perform at the Clay Cooper Theater. In Missouri she had the chance to work with some well known choreographers such as Helene Phillips, Janet Langer, Tina Cooper, and Don Mirault. Erica is excited to bring her years of dance and teaching experience to Studio 3.  

Avalon Guenther

Dance Instructor

Avalon Guenther is currently a student at Eastern Michigan University.  Dancing since she was 6 years old, she has spent the last 8 years competing both at the regional and national level, earning both platinum and overall  awards. In addition, she has also spent two years of on the DHS dance team.  Throughout her experience as a competitive dancer, she has had the opportunity to take class from some well known dancers and choreographers in the industry, including Travis Wall, Stacey Tookie, Chebar Williams, Mark Meismer, Kim Micswain, Brandon Bryant, Brooklyn Jai, and Ivan Koumaev.  Upon graduation, Avalon is currently studying study nursing with a minor in dance.  She has been student teaching since Studio 3 opened its doors three years ago and is excited to be a part of the teaching staff for her second season. "I really like helping students... and leading them in the direction to improve and be the best they can be!".  We are excited, too!  ​​

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