Tori graduated from Longwood University with her B.A. in Liberal Studies: Elementary Education and from George Mason University with her M.Ed. in Education Leadership: Mathematics Specialist Leader. She is currently a Title I Math Resource Teacher with Fairfax County Public Schools and a dance instructor at Dance Xone Extreme in Fairfax, VA.
Tori is thrilled to be a new member of the Beth Elliott Dance Group. Growing up, Tori studied ballet, hip hop, jazz, lyrical, modern, poms, and tap at several local dance studios. She was a member of the Robinson High School Dance Team, serving as Captain for two years. In college, she was a member of the Longwood Company of Dancers, where she was Costume Mistress and choreographed several pieces. Tori has worked as an instructor for Eastern Cheer and Dance Association and danced with Mayzsoul, Inc. Dance Company. She has danced in the Pro Bowl halftime show in Honolulu, HI as well as at Atlas Performing Arts Center, the Dance Place, the Verizon Center, and the Warner Theater in Washington, DC and Dance New Amsterdam in New York, NY. In recent seasons, Tori’s choreography has won National Champion in Ocean City, MD and Orlando, FL as well as the Fusion Judge’s Award and the Outstanding Ensemble Judge’s Award in Woodbridge, VA.