Amy has been teaching, choreographing and judging for more than 20 years and is known for her dynamic teaching style, her uncompromising attention to technical detail, & innovative and fun choreography. Amy was blessed with some very profound and influential teachers while training and was lucky enough to be mentored by teachers such as Doug Caldwell & Jackie Sleight.
Over the years she has owned and operated several successful studios in south central Kansas. She currently resides in Wichita, Kansas where she is the Artistic Director and Company Manager of Midwest Dance Mechanix, with a focus on Jazz and Lyrical. Amy’s passion for teaching is endless and she strives to instill her love of dance into all her students through developing a respect for technique and a true internal connection to choreography. She believes in building a strong and confident technical dancer.
Many of Faimon’s students have gone on to dance professionally in film and theatre and she currently has students studying at The Juilliard School, American Ballet Theatre, Grand Rapids Ballet, The Tulsa Ballet, as well as former students who regularly appear on Broadway in NYC, TV shows like GLEE and Bunheads and movies such as Fame.