Laura Switenky began her dance training at the age of three and has competed in many styles including ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical, hip hop and musical theatre. During her years of competing, she won numerous overall awards and titles. She has participated in various dance workshops and conventions across North America and has had the pleasure to work with exceptional industry professionals.
Laura spent seven years as a cheerleader, and three as a captain, with the Hamilton Tiger Cats. During her time with the Hamilton Tiger Cats she had the opportunity to choreograph various on-field dances and performed with numerous musical artists such as Hedley and Marianas Trench. Her favourite aspect of being a member of the team however, was her involvement with various local charities and community events.
She has continued to share her passion for dance as a teacher at Pure Energy Performance for the past fourteen years. Laura has received her Masters of Education and also shares her knowledge and love for the arts as a teacher with the Halton Catholic District School Board. As a teacher she encourages her students to learn and express themselves through the arts and strives to make a difference in the lives of every student she teaches.