Kelly Sheppard graduated from DeSales University with a B.A. in Dance. During her time at DeSales she studied under Trinette Singleton (formerly Joffrey Ballet), Kristin Fieseler Alexander (Annex Dance Company), and Vincent Brosseau (formerly Brosseau Danceworks). Upon graduation, she moved to the Boston area to pursue her Master’s degree in Dance Therapy at Lesley University. Kelly spent two years in the city teaching parent/child and preschool dance classes, while also extensively studying the modern dance technique of Isadora Duncan. In addition to teaching, she performed throughout the city and completed her degree in 2008. Kelly is entering her 10th season as a member of the Dance! faculty. In addition to teaching at Dance!, she also works for Pennsylvania Ballet as their Merchandise Coordinator. Outside the studio, Kelly enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband Ryan and her two children: Riley and Aidan!