What do you do when you’re not pole dancing (work/school/hobbies etc.)?

I’m a full time mom of an amazing 5 year old boy! I also have two part-time jobs working in child care and as a receptionist at a gym.

How did you first discover pole dancing?

I can’t recall exactly when I discovered pole dancing.  Maybe around the time YouTube became popular! I’ve always loved any form of creative dance and pole dancing was something I truly enjoyed watching.

Do you have any previous dance, fitness or sports experience?

I got into salsa dancing when I was 22 years old and danced recreationally for six years.  Even though I work at a gym, and love working at gyms, I never took a liking to working out in a gym!  I’ve tried many times to like it but failed miserably. When it came to sports, I’ve only played the those that were required in high school PE class! I’m not much of a sports fan.

What made you feel pole dancing could be for you and decide to try it?

I knew pole dancing was for me because I never got bored watching it!  I’ve always wanted to find a way to workout and have fun at the same time and I had pole dancing in the back of my mind.  Between work and being a mother, I put it on my “bucket list” as something I must do one day. When my son started school and my life situation changed, it was the prefect time for me to get started.

How did you come to be a member at Brass Vixens?

I bought a 20 class pass on Groupon.  I love deals! Then I signed up for 15 months; buying three 5 month memberships at one time!

What were your first impressions?

What I first noticed about Brass Vixens was the welcoming staff.  They are very friendly, accommodating and professional. The studio setup wa