Sandra Walsh, the Owner/Director of Elite Dance Challenge has educated dancers for the past 25 years, including five years on the staff at Brown University. As a former dance studio owner and college educator, Sandra has witnessed first-hand the positive impact that dance can have on children and young adults. As a dance studio owner, Sandra’s students have performed and competed at many venues, including Walt Disney World and Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, Hershey Park in Pennsylvania, and the Boardwalk at Wildwood and Cape May, New Jersey. Sandra is certified by the International Judge’s Council and has been judging dance competitions for the past 20 years. She is a former Miss Pawtucket and Miss Bristol County; both preliminaries to the Miss America Pageant system. As a regional director for the Miss America system, one of her contestants won the title of Miss Massachusetts. As a modeling/talent coach, her student won two cars!