King takes over as the Stevenson Dance team head coach for the 2016-17 season after serving as the team’s assistant coach last season.
An experience dance instructor and choreographer, King brings over 13 years of experience to the Mustangs. For the past eight years, she has served as an artistic director at the Maryland Performing Arts Center. She is the founder, director and choreographer of the resident professional dance company, Essenza.
King also served as the director of the in-house pre-professional company, East Coast Dance Company where she organized dancers for benefit shows, community service and outreach programs as well as fundraisers, holiday performances and competitions.
In 2014, King was selected as a Regional Competition Judge for the Inferno Dance Competition where she was responsible for critiquing a weekend of dances.
From 2006-15, King was the choreographer for all of the public elementary, middle and high schools in Anne Arundel County. She choreographed benefit concerts, festivals, spring and winter concerts and pep rallies.
King graduated from Anne Arundel Community College in 2010 where she studied dance and psychology. She also earned her degree from Dance Masters of American Teacher Training in 2013.