Kathy Martinez

Artistic Director, Founder, Owner

Kathy Martinez has studied all forms of dance for over 25 years. She has worked with many well-known choreographer and  travels throughout the U.S. as a National Talent Competition Judge. Her performance company (competition) students and groups consistently place in the top 10 at National Talent Competitions. Many of her students have been chosen to perform in the Muny Opera, the State Ballet of Missouri, Commercials and National Television Shows. Many have won local and National Beauty Contests, as well as scholarships from Colleges and National Dance Camps. Ms. Martinez is one of the areas Top Choreographers and the dance studio is considered one of the best-run studios in the region. She is known throughout the community for her commitment and dedication to educate children and for her successful business strategies.

She opened St. Peters Academy of Dance in 1988 and recently received an award from the City of St. Peters for operating a business in St. Peters for over 25 years.