Cori Heckmann-Moody has been dancing for 27 years and currently teaches & choreographs dance throughout the United States. She has trained and danced competitively in Jazz, Tap, Ballet, and Hip-Hop since the age of 3, but her passion has always been Tap. Cori began assistant teaching at the age of 13 and has continued to teach ever since. She has been recognized by some of today's most popular dance competitions winning awards for her choreography, most entertaining acts, and highest scoring tap routines. Since Cori joined In Motion Dance Center in 2010, her students have won numerous specialty awards and Top Overall Placement Awards. In 2013 Cori was honored with the top teacher award from Star Systems Dance Competition, and joined the faculty for KAR (Kids Artistic Review) Dance Convention. Cori continues to grow her teaching skills by attending Master Classes, Conventions, and Workshops, ensuring that she is always bringing forth the newest styles and trends to her students. More important than any recognition, Cori loves to share her passion of dance with others. "My goal is to keep the art of tap dance alive."