AAP Dance celebrates a highly skilled, professional, and diverse instructional team. Read about our artistic director below:
Andrea Phillips Neal teaches all styles of dance at AAP Dance.
Andrea graduated with honors and holds a Bachelors degree in Dance from Meredith College, where she completed dual concentrations in Dance Education (K-12) and Private Studio Teaching, and was a member of Alpha Sigma Lambda (academic honor society) and Nu Delta Alpha (dance honor society).
Her career as a dance instructor and choreographer has included work in the secular and sacred arenas. Andrea has taught at numerous studios & schools, choreographed & performed for collegiate dance companies/concerts, coached dancers abroad, performed professionally in concerts/stage shows, performed at Walt Disney World, and studied with dance pioneers and legends in New York. Also, Andrea has hosted and taught at numerous workshops & conferences, founded several dance ministries, shared the stage with several gospel artists, and taught dance internationally.
Andrea is a passionate teacher who requires excellence from herself and her students. Andrea is married and is forever thankful for her supportive husband, Dale. Together, they have one dog :-).