Dayna Hinton, Owner and Executive Director
Dayna has been an active member of the competitive cheer and dance industry for the past 22 years with 11 years of professional coaching experience in Montgomery County, MD. It has been Dayna’s greatest passion to create a studio that dancers can consider their second home. A place where they feel free to learn and express their talents.
Amber Leissler, Head Coach
Amber started her love of movement at the age of 7 through cheer and dance and started competing for both at the age of 9. She successfully made her high school Junior Varsity cheer team and was asked to cheer Varsity for the last 3 years of high school. Amber received an AA degree in Dance at Montgomery College and is currently pursing a Bachelors degree in Dance where she hopes to one day have the opportunity to teach in the public school system. She has held a spot as a member of the adult professional company, Fierce Collabo Elite Crew, since October 2012 and has performed in events in New York such as World of Dance and the Ladies of Hip-Hop Festival. Amber has also been a part of various small music video projects, promotion performances for events, teaching master classes, competing on open Adult Hip-Hop teams and has previously been in various assistant coaching positions.
Vanessa Tuck, Head Coach
Vanessa has been apart of the local dance community for several years. She has coached successful hip hop teams for various dance programs, and is looking forward to continuing her passion with NLS.