Michelle started dancing at the age of 4 at the Beryl Martin School of Dancing in Chester, and at aged 16 she went on to full time training at Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre in Liverpool where she studied all forms of dance, plus Singing, Drama and Stagecraft.
Whilst there, she gained Advanced level performing exams in I.S.T.D. Ballet, Tap, Modern and National. She achieved her Associate Teaching Qualifications in all 4 subjects and also her Anatomy and Physiology and History of Dance papers.
After graduation, Michelle went to work at the Central School of Dancing in Norwich for 2 years, where she gained valuable teaching experience in exam, competition and theatre work.
Michelle moved back to North Wales in 1995 and began teaching in various schools around the country, including The Holyhead School of Dance in Anglesey, Merseyside Dance & Drama Centre Juniors Welsh branch in Porthmadog and The Whitton Morris School of Dancing in Holywell where she taught for 17 years.
Michelle continued her teacher training part time whilst teaching and gained 2 further teaching qualifications with the I.S.T.D Associate Diploma and licentiate.
In September 1999 Michelle opened Ambitions Dance Centre, starting with an intial 5 pupils. As of today, she now has over 130 pupils being taught at the school. The school has a friendly but professional atmosphere, and Michelle's positive energy has always influenced the way the school is run.
In 2007 she became a proud mum to Josh Flynn and she continues to run the school to the high standard it has always had.
Michelle would like to thank all of the staff, pupils and parents who have been such a support over the years as the school has developed, and she thoroughly enjoys all her hours of teaching.