Renee West has been teaching at Doxa Dance Studio since 2008, and loves to teach both ballet and jazz to a variety of ages. Renee began her ballet training in Gainesville at Pohfahl's Studio in 1998, studying under Kim Tuttle. She later enrolled at Doxa Dance Studio and gained her Jazz experience with Sarah Elder. Additionally, Renee went to Santa Fe College and trained primarily with Alora Haynes for a few years. Renee has always loved to use dance as a form of worship to the Lord, and has dedicated many hours to Church Dance Ministries. Starting at age 15 she taught several classes of ballet, lyrical, and hip-hop to kids of all ages at her church. She also choreographed and performed with the adult Worship Dance team for 5 years.