Caitlyn Crabtree
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Caitlyn Crabtree

Caitlyn is a highschool senior currently pursuing her Associates of Arts degree at Alamance Community College. She has been dancing for 12 years and has been trained in many styles of dance including ballet, pointe, modern, liturgical, character, tap, and jazz. She is also entering her fourth year as a member of Rejoice! Dance Ministry. During her free time she enjoys playing with her younger siblings, singing, and reading. Caitlyn is excited to share her passion for dance with her students!

Jeremy Troxler
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Jeremy Troxler

Jeremy and his wife, Nicole, are both Alamance County natives; were married in 2000, and have six beautiful children. Jeremy graduated from NC State University with a degree in Engineering, and is the President of Piedmont Metals in Burlington, NC.  He is an elder at Antioch Community Church, where he and his family have been members for over 10 years.  He and Nicole are thankful to the Lord for allowing them the privilege of directing Alamance Fine Arts Academy since 2017, and pray that all who enter the studio will feel welcomed and encouraged in Christ.

Elizabeth Sharpe
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Elizabeth Sharpe

Elizabeth has 8 years of teaching experience in dance with a background in ballet, modern, contemporary, and jazz. She began teaching in 2013 with Arts Alive Fine Arts Studio and continued with Alamance Fine Arts Academy. She has studied various forms of dance since she was little with her main focuses being ballet and modern. She is passionate about bringing emotion through movement and inspiring her students to dance for their Creator’s glory.  Elizabeth lives in Graham, NC with her husband, Caleb, and dog, Mufasa.

Jessica Johnson
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Jessica Johnson

Jessica, a homeschool mom of 5, has enjoyed making music as long as she can remember. In 2005 she received her BA in Vocal Performance from Evangel University in Springfield, MO and has enjoyed teaching and coaching voice students since then.  She and her husband have lead worship together for over 20 years.  She has directed Homeschool Choirs in Rowan and Alamance County for 4-1/2 years.  She looks forward to sharing her love of singing with the students of AFAA.

Katherine Childs
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Katherine Childs

Katherine fell in love with acting when her mother signed her up at 11 years old, and she has been passionate about it ever since. She has been acting on stage and in film for 15 years. Katherine studied acting for the camera, cinematography, and lighting at the Center for Creative Media in Texas, and spent a year in Atlanta working in the film industry. She is incredibly excited to teach theatre at AFAA. Her credits include, Mrs. Beaver (“The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”), Mary Magdalene (“Jesus of Nazareth”), Mrs. Gardener (“Pride and Prejudice”), and Susy Hendrix (“Wait Until Dark”). Katherine lives in Elon with her husband, Andrew, and daughters Arwen and Vivian, and baby #3 due November of 2022!