Deanna Rick

deannaDeanna began dancing at DPU at 5 yrs old. At 14, she performed with DPU in Russia as a U.S. Dance Ambassador. She competed under the choreography of the reknowned Ray Leeper as well as DPU instructors on the DPU Elite Team taking national honors. At 16, Deanna trained at Edge and Tremaine in LA. Additionally, she performed at EuroDisney in Paris in 1996, was a Universal Dance Association (UDA) Instructor. St. Louis Rams Cheerleader, attended dance classes at Webster University and was in 2001 Jordache Jeans National Ad Campaign: Hip Hop Dancer in MTV/E Network Commercial; and did Wal-Mart clothing tags- print model.

Currently enjoy my 3 beautiful children, work as a Pharmaceutical Sales Professional , and still enjoy the dance world as a "dance mom"!

Welcome Deanna! We are pleased to have your energy and enthusiasm at DPU. Deanna will be teaching teen hip hop and jazz classes as well as stepping in and subbing other classes as needed.