Hip Hop Dance Crew - Player Bios

 

NMU Hip Hop Dance Crew Members

 

 

President: Gabrielle Revord

Year: Senior

Hometown: Iron Mountain, MI

Years of Dance Experience: 17 years

Why did you choose NMU?

 I chose NMU to continue my dance education through the NMU Dance Minor.

 

Vice President: Cecilie Hӕhre

Year: Senior

Hometown: Amot, Norway

Years of Dance Experience: 23 years B.A. Dance from Norwegian College of Dance

Why did you choose NMU?

NMU is not too big of a school, and we have the opportunity to connect with fellow students and teachers.

 

Secretary/Treasurer: Regan McKay        

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Wittenberg, WI

Years of Dance Experience: 13

Why did you choose NMU?

Because I love the programs, the people, and the atmosphere!

 

Lily Howder

Year: Junior

Hometown: Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Years of Dance Experience: 5 years

Why did you choose NMU?

This was the first school I toured that I felt comfortable at.  I also was able to have hands on experience in the Theatre Major at NMU which was a major benefit to Northern.

 

Faith LeRoy

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Ishpeming, MI

Years of Dance Experience: 4 years

Why did you choose NMU?

It was a no brainer. NMU is close to home, and they have a fantastic nursing program. I get to save money on living expenses, see my family every day, and attend one of the best nursing schools in Michigan.

 

Erin McNabb

Year: Senior

Hometown: Cascade, Michigan

Years of Dance Experience: 5 years

Why did you choose NMU?

I wanted to experience a different environment and I love the Upper Peninsula and getting outside! I also was attracted to the awesome education program here at NMU. I also love being able to continue dance in the Dance Minor so I can bring movement into my classroom!

 

Lari Wendt

Year: Senior

Hometown: Negaunee, MI

Years of Dance Experience: 18 years

Why did you choose NMU?

Close to home and a close community.

 

Patrice Moore

Year: Freshman

Hometown: Lake Odessa, MI

Years of Dance Experience: 1 year

Why did you choose NMU?

Because I love the environment there. The people are really nice. What drew me here the most we the nature and how the University was very “down to earth.”

 

Charlie Edwards

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Little Lake, MI

Years of Dance Experience: 9 years

Why did you choose NMU?

I love Marquette with all my heart!

 

JJ Bailey

Year: Junior

Hometown: Sun Prairie, WI

Years of Dance Experience: 0

Why did you choose NMU?

Because it had the Major I wanted that wasn’t provided around where I live.

 

Kara Vernon

Year: Junior

Hometown: Durand, MI

Years of Dance Experience: 13

Why did you choose NMU?

Because the classes were small and everyone was so friendly and it felt like home.

 

Miranda Straka

Year: Freshman

Ann Arbor, MI

Years of Dance Experience: 10 years

Why did you choose NMU?

I fell in love with the UP when I backpacked pictured rocks, and when I found out I could go to school 45 minutes away, it was a no brainer to come here.

 

Emily Morrison

Year: Junior

Hometown: Bangor, Michigan

Years of Dance Experience: 16 years

Why did you choose NMU?

I fell in love with Marquette’s natural beauty the first time I visited, and knew I had to choose NMU because of it.

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