Megan Snyder is the Owner and Director of Debut Dance and is passionate about sharing her love of dance with students of all ages and abilities. Ms. Megan has over 15 years of dance teaching and choreography experience. She has been selected to be affiliated with a globally recognized studio owner organization called, “More Than Just Great Dancing.” Shortly after receiving her B.A. in Dance from the University of Iowa, she opened Debut Dance in North Liberty, IA. While at the University of Iowa, Ms. Megan spent three years on the nationally ranked Iowa Dance Team cheering on the Hawkeyes and competing at the UDA College National Competition. Ms. Megan teaches a variety of classes at Debut including combo classes, ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, dance team and is the Director of FORTE Performance Company, Debut’s premiere competition ensemble. Over the last ten years, Ms. Megan has been awarded multiple choreography and judge’s choice awards for her competition choreography. Part of Ms. Megan’s vision for her studio is to provide performance outlets for both competitive and recreational students. Along with FORTE Performance Company, Ms. Megan created the Debut Dance Team for non-competitive dancers. Outside of her dance classes, Ms. Megan has choreographed for local high school dance teams and show choirs. She has also choreographed a handful of musicals and has even worked with the Distinguished Young Women of Iowa Pageant. When Ms. Megan is not at the studio, she loves to spend time with her family! She is mother to two energetic little boys, Milo and Quincy with a third baby on the way.