Owner/Director: Nikki started her dance career at the age of 6 with the Pride of Carolina Cloggers. While at POC, she competed in America's Clogging Hall of Fame competitions and spent most of her time studying contemporary clogging. In 2007, she was inducted into The Junior All-American Clogging Hall of Fame. Nikki has directed many workshops and studied forms of dance including tap, jazz, ballet, hip-hop, and clogging. She currently holds the National Title of Overall Female for 2014; to represent America's Clogging Hall of Fame, Nikki has performed at The Carolina Opry in Myrtle Beach, SC and The Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, TN. In 2014, JM Studios' Clogging Competition Team was established under the direction of Nikki, leading the young team to over 130 victories in 2014, 2015, & 2016, making them National Champions all 3 years! Nikki hopes to pass on her dance experience to other children and share what she loves most.
Instructor: Madison grew up in a dance studio all her life, beginning at age 2. With her grandmother owning Bobbi’s School of Dance in Thomasville, NC she quickly came to love dance. Madison started dancing in combo classes made up of tap, ballet, and tumbling and began competing at the age of 5. She has also trained in other forms of dance including jazz, pom, musical theatre, contemporary, hip- hop, pointe, and lyrical. Along with dance, Madison has cheered for her school for many years and danced on University of North Carolina at Wilmington’s Dance Team. Make Madison feel welcomed at JM Studios, as she will be a great addition to the family!