THE POWERHOUSE TEAM

We are devoted to the growth and development of our students by providing quality and professional instruction. We are committed to teaching quality dance technique and providing a progressive, well-rounded dance education.  We recognize each student as an individual and focus on improving and developing their natural talent and abilities in a friendly, positive atmosphere. 

  • Brenda Moore, Office & Accounts Manager

    • LADP Staff - 7th year
    • Retired Deputy Clerk of Court - Iberia Parish Clerk of Court Office - provided service to the public for 40 years

  • Ajia Collins, Instructor

    • LADP Staff - 6th year
    • Graduate of New Iberia Senior High School
    • SLCC student
    • LADP Graduate
    • 10 years of Dance Training
    • 2 years LADP Student Teacher
    • 2 years High School Dance Team Member
    • Former Member of LADP Elite Dance Company
    • Current Middle School Dance Team Coach

  • Shawnette Durall, Instructor

    • LADP Staff - 5th year
    • Graduate of New Iberia Senior High School & University of Louisiana at Lafayette
    • Graduate of Dance with 11 years of Training
    • 2 years of Competitive Dance
    • 3 years of Competitive All Star Cheerleading
    • 2 years NISH Cheerleader
    • 1 year NISH Jackettes Dance Team Member

  • Madison Graves, Instructor

    • LADP Staff - 1st year
    • Performing Arts student at University of Louisiana at Lafayette
    • 16 years of Dance Training
    • 4 years of Teaching Experience
    • Tested and past with Merit all examinations and syllabus for the Royal Academy of Dance
    • 4 year member of Shreveport Metropolitan Ballet Senior Company
    • Competed in Youth America Grand Prix Atlanta & Houston
  • Laia Simmons, Instructor

    • LADP Staff - 1st year
    • Graduate of New Iberia Senior High
    • Performing Arts Student at University of Louisiana at Lafayette
    • LADP Graduate
    • 7 years of Dance Training
    • 3 years LADP Student Teacher
    • 2 years NISH Jackettes Dance Team Member
    • Former Member of LADP Elite Dance Company
  • Regine Johnson, Instructor

    • LADP Staff - 1st year
    • Graduating Senior of New Iberia Senior High
    • Graduating Senior of LADP
    • 14 years of Dance Training
    • 10 years of Cheer/Tumbling/Gymnastics Training
    • 3 years LADP Student Teacher
    • 4 years NISH Cheerleader
    • 4 years Competitive Cheerleading
    • Former Member of LADP Elite Dance Company