Nicole McCall is the founder/director of DANCE YOUR HEART OUT® and a certified member of the Dance Masters of America. She has been teaching dance for over 15 years and is known for her energy and entusiasm in her classes. Former Director at Northwest Conservatory of Dance and artist in residence at Jackson Elementary School, Miss Nicole just returned from living in Ireland for three years. While living in Dublin she taught ballet and jazz classes and performed with Lisa Tyrrell's Why Not Dance Company. Since moving back to Portland, Miss Nicole developed Montessori MovesTM, a creative dance and music class, and is currently teaching in local preschools.