Raven Dance Team Staff
Degrees and Certifications:
Shannon (Judge) Summers is the head coach of the nationally and internationally ranked Olathe Northwest Raven Dance Team. Her past dance experience includes 15 years of studio training in ballet, jazz, tap, lyrical and hip hop. Over the last 11 years, Summers has been a head instructor, choreographer, and adjudicator at the high school, all-star and collegiate level for the National Dance Alliance-NDA. She is a former member of the Kansas State University Classy Cat dance team. Currently, she works independently as a choreographer for many high school and collegiate dance teams including Purdue University, Miami University of Ohio, Kansas State University, University of Kansas, University of Kentucky, Iowa State University, and Ohio State University. She also served as a judge and master instructor for the 2007 JCDA (Japan Cheer Dance Association) National Competition in Tokyo, Japan.