New England Dance and Gymnastics Centers
28 Southwick Rd.
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 568-3731
Teaching Staff
28 Southwick Rd.
Westfield, MA 01085
(413) 568-3731

Miss Loree

Studio Owner/Director

Voted "Dance Teacher of the Year" by Dance Educators of America for outstanding teaching.

Voted "Outstanding Dance Studio" by the National Dance Teachers Association of America.

First ever Miss Acrobat of The USA.

Performed with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus.

Professional dancer in Bal Harbour, Florida.

Attended Boston Conservatory of Music.

Teacher and choreographer of national dance teams and soloists for over 30 years.

Loree's dancers have appeared on Broadway, in commercials, in music videos, on TV, and in major motion pictures.


Miss Hayley

Studio Co-Director

Recreational and Company Instructor

Featured dancer on
"So You Think You Can Dance."

Miss Acrobat of the United States 2006.


Ashley Williams

Miss Ashley

Studio Co-Director

Recreational and company instructor.

Graduate of Pace University Dance Program.

Miss Dance of Western Massachusetts.


Miss Lesley

Assistant Studio Director

Teaching dance for 27 years.

Runs the Musical Theatre program.

Teaches all levels of dance in recreational and competitive classes.


Miss Gina

Assistant Studio Director

Dance Instructor for over 40 years.

Specializes in Recreational Dance.

Former Cheerleading Coach at ST. Mary’s High School.

Graduate of Holyoke Community College.


Mr. Harvey

Tumbling Coach

Coach of Girls Gymnastics at West Springfield High School, Westfield State, Longmeadow High School (18 yrs) and has owned his own gymnastics gyms.

Harvey has coached Western Massachusetts, Bay State Games & Jr. Olympian gymnasts.

Harvey has been a coach at New England Dance & Gymnastics since the year 2000 coaching acrobatic title winners at the regional and national levels.


Mr. Jeff

Tumbling Coach

Dartmouth College gymnastic team.

Member of Dance Masters of America.

Teen Mister Dance Director for Dance Masters of America.

Karina Marchenko

Miss Karina

Classical ballet and point instructor and choreographer.

Certified member of Dance Educators of America.

Diploma in classical ballet, point and choreography from Lviv Ballet School, Lviv, Ukraine.

Performed in classical, modern and jazz productions for the Theater of Music and Comedy, Odessa, Ukraine.

Laura Bellows

Miss Laura

Classical Ballet and Pointe Instructor- Cecchetti trained
Graduate of the University of Massachusetts with a Bachelor of Arts in Dance and Communications.
Trained and performed with Dance Arts Ballet, Pioneer Valley Ballet , Berkshire Albany Ballet and The Boston Ballet.
Coached Gymnastics for 12 years recreational and competitive JO Compulsory and Optional gymnasts thru USA Gymnastics.