Heather Olmez started dancing at the young age of 3. She began dancing with Miss Cathy Finne at the age of eight and eventually joined Studio 1014 Dance Elite.
Heather has studied a wide variety of dance techniques over the years such as ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, contemporary, hip hop, modern, and more. At the age of 13 in Los Angeles, California, Heather was accepted to the Tremaine Dance Apprentice Company and has traveled all over the United States as well as Innsbruck, Austria. She traveled with Tremaine for 6 years as an Apprentice, Company Member, and Alumni. Heather spent many summers traveling abroad to further her dance training. At the age of 15 she spent a summer in New York training at the esteemed Joffrey Ballet School with a scholarship.
She has been recognized locally and nationally at many dance competitions. Heather now enjoys participating in Cinderella Pageants so she can be a positive role model in the state of Florida. In 2014 she was crowned the Cinderella State Woman and went on to compete at the International Pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada.
For the past 7 years Heather has been a teacher at Studio 1014 and she enjoys teaching children of all ages but excels in teaching children as young as 18 months! Giving the gift of dance to even the tiniest dancer is her passion. Heather is excited to join the staff at Mazza-Smith Dance, Inc.