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Meet Our Staff



Katherine Herring
March 2006

  • ECU Graduate
  • Criminal Justice/ Business Administration
  • Previous Dancer and Cheerleader
  • "Dance Mom" for 16 years



Robin Pearson
General Store Manager
June 2006

  • UNC- Chapel Hill Graduate
  • Business Administration
  • "Dance Mom" for 15 years



Brittany Wagner
Store Manager
Pointe Shoe Fitter
Pointe Shoe Management
March 2014

  • Meredith College Graduate
  • Business Administration and Dance Studies Background
  • Dancer since the age of 3
  • Has won 2 competition titles
  • Previous Member of Meredith Jazz and Tap Company


    Heather Ridgeway

    Hannah Ridgeway
    Lead Sales Associate
    Pointe Shoe Fitter
    September 2016

    • Social Work Major at Meredith College
    • Dancer for 15 years
    • Cheerleader for 10 years




        Taliah Vanderbeek
        Lead Sales Associate
        Pointe Shoe Fitter
        October 2012

        • Dancer for 18 years
        • East Carolina University Graduate
        • BFA in Dance Performance
        • Dance Teacher
        • Dancer/Model for Elevate Performance Dance and Production Co.



        Tami Schultz
        Lead Sales Associate 
        Pointe Shoe Fitter 
        June 2017

        • Dance Teacher 30+ years
        • Classically Trained in Vaganova Method
        • Former Dancer, Model, and Competition Judge
        • Dance Team Coach



            Kaleigh Herring
            Sales Associate
            February 2014

            • Middle Creek High School Graduate
            • Attends East Carolina University
            • Dancer for 14 Years


                  Sara Rose

                  Sara Rose
                  Sales Associate
                  January 2016

                  • Former Dancer
                  • Dance mom to 2 classically trained dancers
                  • Former All-ACC 5,000 meter runner for the NC State Wolfpack
                  • Graduate of NC State
                  • Banking Background


                    Shannon Gerney
                    Sales Associate 
                    Pointe Shoe Fitter 
                    October 2018

                    • Colorado State University Graduate
                    • BA in Dance
                    • Dancer for 20+ years
                    • Classically trained in Vaganova Method


                      Marie Lupino
                      Sales Associate
                      November 2018

                      • Dancer since Age 10
                      • Previously Home schooled
                      • Studied Classical Latin
                      • Has a passion for writing


                      Emi Bender
                      Sales Associate
                      December 2018

                      • Student at NCSU in Biological Sciences
                      • Dance since Age 4
                      • Alumnus of UNCSA's High School Ballet and Visual Arts Programs


                      Ethan Baker
                      Sales Associate
                      January 2019

                      • Dancer and Performer since the age of 4
                      • Proud Alumnus of the North Carolina Theatre Conservatory
                      • Currently performs as a Professional Actor and Dancer


                      Jan Tu
                      Sales Associate
                      February 2019

                      • Degree in Science
                      • Has a love of Art
                      • Teaches Ballet and Partner Dances
                      • Travels the world competing in Ballroom and other Social Dance


                      Sydney Ludlum
                      Sales Associate
                      April 2019

                      • Dancer since age 3
                      • BA Dance Studies Major with a K-12 Teaching Licensure at Meredith College
                      • Full Company Member of Meredith Dance Theatre
                      • Volunteer Choreographer for Rocky Mount's Distinguished Young Woman Scholarship Program
                      • Dancer and Choreographer


                      Emily Minick
                      Sales Associate
                      May 2019

                      • Dancer since age 5
                      • Cary High School Graduate
                      • Sophomore at UNCG studying Dance Education
                      • Previous Member of Academy of the Performing Arts