Erin Willis was born in Bainbridge, GA, but grew up in Manassas. Erin began dance class at VDC at age 5, during our second year of operation, and has continued dancing at VDC ever since. Erin was a dedicated dance student and she studied multiple styles of dance throughout college. She has a strong background in Tap, Jazz, Lyrical, Ballet, Pointe, Theater Dance and Hip Hop. She was a member of the first VDC Dance Company, competing in multiple dance competitions and attending several dance workshops over the years. Erin has been involved in many plays, dinner theater, and stage productions and was the choreographer for her high school’s choir for multiple concerts. Erin was honored by being named Captain of the Stonewall Jackson High School dance team for all four years of high school and served as the middle school dance team assistant coach at the same time. Erin graduated from George Mason University, with a degree in Public Relations. She recently returned to Manassas after completing the Disney College Program in Orlando, FL. Erin began teaching at VDC in 2017, after working for 4 years as an assistant and substitute teacher. Erin was the first VDC Alumni to be hired as VDC Staff!