All our instructors are highly qualified and CPR/ First-Aid certified.

Kevyn Reiff

Tara “Kevyn” Reiff has been dancing since she was two years old. She is an all-around dancer having trained in ballet, lyrical, pointe, contemporary, jazz, hip hop, tap, clogging and pom. She has been active in the competitive circuit for over 12 years, winning top awards in large groups, small groups, duet/trios and solos at many Regional and National competitions.


She has studied under many National instructors including Scott Benson, Elaine Bender, Scotty Biltz, Matt Sexton, Jamal Sims, Parris Goebel, Rhapsody, and Nappy Tabs.

She is a three time National Dance Alliance All American Dance Team 
Member, a first for Glen Rose. She performed with the All American 
Dance Team at the 2007 Orange Bowl in Miami, Florida, the 2008 Hula Bowl in Honolulu, Hawaii where she earned front row placement and the 2009 Disney Holiday Spectacular Parade in Orlando, Florida, all of which were televised.

She teaches both recreational and competitive classes from toddlers to adults. She is also in demand as a private instructor and choreographer at multiple studios in the North Central Texas area.   

Kevyn is thrilled to have been a member of the Dance Dreams 
Academy staff for 7 years and hopes to be a member for many more

Kristin Wendel

Kristin Wendel has been dancing since the age of four. She specializes in advanced clogging technique having trained under Deborah Duckett, Elaine Bender, and Michelle Fisher. She regularly attends conventions where she trains under national instructors including Scotty Bilz, Matt Sexton, Dustin Stephan, Barry Welch, Andrew Perry, and many more.


She attends various clogging conventions throughout the year to improve her skill. She recently won the Marilyn Hansen Scholarship and is currently working to obtain her Certified Clogging Instructor Certification.


Anna Gilley

Anna has been dancing for a total of thirteen years. She has 
taken and taught many classes over the years, including: ballet, 
pointe, lyrical, tap, jazz, hip-hop, and clogging. 


With a degree in developmental psychology, Anna specializes in small-child instruction. 


Anna has had the pleasure of training under several national instructors including Scotty Bilz, Matt Sexton, and many more.

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