Along with our teaching staff, we have many new faces at our front desk. Today we introduce Front Desk Manager, Carole Skalsky. You may see Carole on Friday and Saturday at our Downtown location greeting you when you arrive. Our front desk staff is trained to help you with all your studio needs, including dance wear, invoices and payments, as well as studio tours and making sure your dancer gets to where they need to be.
Q & A with Carole
Q. What is your favorite part about teaching?
A. When you see the joy in a students face when they "get it"
Q. What inspires you?
A. Teaching students and watching students learn new things
Q. Tips for our dancers?
A. Everyday is an opportunity to learn something new
Q. Working the front desk, what is your favorite thing about your day?
A. I love to see the dancers come out from class with smiles and saying how much they love dance
Q. Favorite snack?
A. Oh, well it depends... anything that is made for me..or chocolate without nuts.
Carole spent her childhood in Sturgis, SD. She danced with Prima School of Dancing studying Jazz for 3 years. In 2017, she was in the infamous adult tap class at Gasper's School of Dance and plans to join again. She is now living vicariously through her daughter who is dancing in her 4th year Gasper’s.
She has a Bachelor of Science in Music Education, a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and a Masters in Education Leadership. Music and movement has always been a part of her life and can’t wait to help dancers of all ages find their love of dance.
Carole is excited to be a part of the downtown front desk team at Gasper’s