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Owen Clanton

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Owen Clanton was born and raised in Covington, LA. He graduated from Covington High School and McNeese State University, where he obtained a bachelor’s degree in health and human performance (PE teacher) and a master’s degree in educational leadership. Currently, Owen is the principal at F. K. White Middle School and is beginning his 12th year in education. Owen recently obtained graduate honors from the National Institute of School Leadership and is a member of Krewe du Sauvage.

Owen saw the benefits of Dancing Classrooms when he was a PE teacher at E. K. Key Elementary School and the program was implemented in his PE class. The program offers an opportunity for students to learn respect, cultural diversity, and confidence. He feels that this program is a true blessing to our community! In his spare time, Owen loves spending time with his wife Erin, son Cullen, and daughter Ellie.

 

 

Hillary Green

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Hillary graduated from LSU, with a bachelor's degree in psychology, and from Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia with a master's degree in elementary education. She began dancing at the age of 8 at Jean Leigh Academy of Dance in Denham Springs, Louisiana and later concentrated on ballet at the prestigious Dancer's Workshop in Baton Rouge, where she performed in The Baton Rouge Ballet Theater's production of The Nutcracker for several years.  Hillary was also captain of her high school dance team. She and her husband Tyson have three sons together and have been active supporters of Mad Hot Ballroom and Dancing Classrooms for many years.  Last year Hillary joined the MHB family as one of the professional dancers.  She and her celebrity partner, Kevin Blalock, won the 2016 Mirror Ball trophy.

 

 

Music: Superbad

by:     James Brown

Dance Style: Freestyle


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