Tamra Odrobina – Owner & Instructor
Hello, My name is Tamra Lusch-Odrobina and I am super excited to be a new franchisee owner of Kinderdance in the state of Michigan. I am a mother of two beautiful children, a Eighteen-year-old daughter, and a fifteen-year-old son. I have been dancing since the age of 4 and continued the passion of dance through keeping up with the latest training, such as certification for Xtend Barre, Zumba, Zumba Kids, Zumba Jr and even have a degree in Early Childhood Development and Business Management. I have been a leader and educator in the field of Child Care, for the past twenty-eight years, and have taught at local studios for the past 21 years. What brought me to Kinderdance is my love & passion of both, children and the art of dance.
Joann Cusamano – Instructor
Joann has enjoyed a long and diverse career as an accomplice academic and arts administrator and faculty member; professional dancer, and choreographer; teacher, coach and mentor. She holds a BFA in Dance/Theatre and a MA in Administration from Marygrove College in Detroit. Joann began her dance training at the early age of three, and studied with numerous nationally and internationally acclaimed teachers. She has served on the faculty and taught dance at numerous colleges and universities, schools and dance companies including: Marygrove College in Detroit, Froebel College in London, The Royal Academy of Dance in London, Dayton Ballet Summer School, Center for Creative Studies in Detroit and numerous dance studios. She currently teaches ballet, choreographs and serves as a children’s dance consultant at Mary Akiba School of Dance. Joann loves being a part of Kinderdance and hopes to continue on spreading the love of dance to our young students. Joann is wife, mother and grandmother.
Janet Clayton-Reid – Instructor
Janet has enjoyed and is so happy to be a part of Kinderdance family. Her wide range of experience and expertise shows through her love of working with children and young students. She is a former co-owner of the Clayton Academy of Dance Troy for the past 12 years. She has numerous previous experience in Illinois; Las Vegas, and MI performing along with studies throughout Italy and Japan, David Howard and other NYC studios. Her experience with working with children from ages of 3- Adult of all levels of ballet, pointe, jazz, tap, modern, lyrical and contemporary dance. Janet is a wife of over 20 years. She is so excited to be a part of Kinderdance of Michigan and looks forward to provide your child with the best dance education.
Liz K – Instructor