Meri, originally from Idaho Falls, Idaho, received her dance training at Dance Depot where she was trained in jazz, ballet, contemporary, lyrical, and hip hop. Her training was further refined her freshman year of college under the direction of the renowned Emmy-award winning Bonnie Story. During her studies at Brigham Young University, where she just graduated with a major in Exercise Science, Meri danced for three years on the BYU Cougarettes, and served her final year as the Cougarette president. She personally contributed to five national titles while dancing with the Cougarettes. Recently, she has danced in a wide range of performance venues including the movie set of Saturday's Warrior, and the annual Nu Skin international global convention. She feels incredibly blessed to pursue her love for dance through teaching and performing.
Education and Professional Experience:
- BYU Cougarette 2012-2015
- Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science
- President of BYU Cougarettes