Patty Neal is the passionate founder and CEO of the Dance Spectrum studio in Buffalo, New York. Currently entering it’s 44th season, the Dance Spectrum is the home to 350 boys and girls, studying a complete dance curriculum for all ages and skill levels.
Patty has always been a natural leader, a role model, and a motivator in and out of the classroom. Returning to school in 2014, Ms Neal recently completed her training at the University of Buffalo’s School of Business Management, Center for Entrepreneur Leadership. While leading her team, Patty always finds time to connect with the dancers and parents at her school. Doing this on a regular basis, she is able to understand the “pulse” of her school.
Patty is certified to teach by Dance Masters of America, recently passed her exams to become an international judge with the International Dance Association, and she is a Founding Member of the International Dance Entrepreneur Association. Patty is a sought-after speaker and business consultant to dance studios across the United States. She has presented at the DanceLife Retreat Center, the DanceLife Teacher Conference, Hollywood Connection among many others.
“I am thankful and grateful to say I am dance educator, and a studio owner! I have the best job in the world!”