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Heather Terpening has been teaching salsa for 10 years. She has travelled, performed and taught all across the United States. Heather’s love of dance began when she took at group salsa lesson while in college. She instantly fell in love with the dance, music and community that surrounds salsa music and began to train and study the dance in earnest.
She has trained with many different instructors before settling down in Salt Lake City Utah for 4 years where she trained under Maria Ivanova of DF Dance studio and joined their professional dance company and began to teach at the studio.
Heather then stepped back from the dance scene for a little while and moved to Washington State and started her family. She is the mother of two children and continued to dance and teach while pregnant! After her second child Heather decided that there was need in the north end for salsa and latin dancing. Recognizing that anyone north of Seattle had to drive in and pay for parking in Seattle she decided to open Sound in Motion Dance.
Heather is known for her ability to breakdown the technical details of dance into bite size chunks that allow people to improve the fastest and simplest way possible. Known for her casual, friendly, yet attention to detail teaching style, Heather is a master getting you to become the best dancer you can be while having a blast doing it.