Ms.Samantha Pulsifer is originally from NH where she began dancing at a young age. She has had the opportunity to dance and train in multiple styles of dance in New York, Africa, London, California and more. She has had the opportunity to be an instructor at the Legendary Debbie Reynolds Dance Studio and dance along side her crew Dancehall Funk since being here in LA. She has always had a passion for dance, and making a positive impact on todays youth that she new someday she would open a studio of her own. Ms. Samantha is YPAD certified and a proud member of More Than Just Great Dancing. She aims to bring the best dance education to the Los Angeles area and welcomes everyone with open arms and a big smile!
Mr. Andrew Moore
Mr. Andrew Moore was born in Jackson, Mississippi and is SAMPUL'S awesome tumbling coach. He started his career in performance during elementary school in show choir. He then continued to pursue performing by cheering for his high school team as well as for Mississippi Cheer Academy. Andrew competed twice at the USASF Cheerleading Worlds and coached a mini one level team to achieve multiple national championships.
Callie Rekas is so excited to be a part of the Sampul family! Growing up in Indiana, Callie trained at Indiana University’s prestigious pre-college ballet program and caught the performance bug. She is trained in classical ballet, contemporary, jazz, lyrical, musical theatre, and has choreographed award winning numbers. She has an extensive resume of stage work, and recently joined SAG-AFTRA. Callie received her Bachelor’s degree in Theatre & Drama from Indiana University in 2016, and moved to LA to pursue work in the arts.
Ms. Nicole Lemelin
Nicole grew up on a horse farm in Connecticut and began her dance training at Starship Dance Theater. She attended SUNY Purchase and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BFA in Dance Performance. Nicole has toured internationally to Sri Lanka with Sea Legs Dance and spent the last 4 years performing with the award winning choreographer, Jenny Rocha, in New York City. As a dance maker, Nicole has presented her choreographic work at festivals in New York City, Philadelphia and Chicago. She is very excited to be a part of the Sampul family and share her joy of dance with her students!
Ms.Paula has been the office manager for SDA since the day the doors opened . She's always there to answer any questions you may have or just a friendly face to say hi to.