Meet The Team

Anthem Dance Academy provides exceptional San Antonio dance classes to Northwest San Antonio. Our instructors are passionate, dedicated and experienced in the world of dance! Texas Dance Educators Association members, we offer top tier San Antonio dance classes.

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LAUREN MONTES

DIRECTOR/INSTRUCTOR
​​Lauren has been dancing from the age of 2. Gaining professional performing experience with SeaWorld, Brandeis Lariettes Dance Team, Brandeis Ballet Company, SA Metropolitan Ballet Company, and the Joffrey Ballet. Continuing dance training on Angelo State's dance team as an ASU Angelette. Lauren continues to dance professionally with Anthem Entertainment and her philanthropic work with the Alzheimer’s Association.
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HAILEY PALOMBO

LEAD INSTRUCTOR
Hailey, a Louisiana native has been dancing since 2 years old and hasn't stopped since. At the earliest age possible, Hailey was dancing for my studios competition teams, where we competed at competitions such as Dance Makers, Showmakers, Hollywood Vibes and more. While in High school Hailey was a part of the varsity dance team at Smithson Valley High school. Hailey was also in a few known productions, such as the Nutcracker of Louisiana as well as Texas, the New York Macy’s Day Parade, and was a dancer at Walt Disney World, Orlando Florida with their college internship program.
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ARIANNA GONZALEZ

INSTRUCTOR
Arianna has been performing since she was a little girl and quickly developed a love for the arts. Studying at Angelo State University, she received a bachelor of arts degree in Theatre and since then has been working as a performer and technician in San Angelo, San Antonio and in the Austin areas.  She is excited to continue her joy of expression through teaching dance and performance at Anthem Dance Academy. “We dont alway get to choose the music life plays for us, but we do get to choose how we dance to it.” Her favorite quote helps guide her devotion to dance and the wonderful impact it has on children and adults.
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KYLEE CLARY

INSTRUCTOR
Kylee Clary has been passionate about dancing and performing since she could walk. She has competed on several different dance teams and as a national grand champion winning varsity drill team member all four years of high school. Kylee has been recognized as a solo finalist many times as well as Solo champion, national solo finalist, All American dancer, and award winning choreographer. Regarding dance, she has held multiple leadership roles and worked with children, teens and adults of all ages. She has experience both teaching dance and working and caring for children who have special needs for the past 8 years. The thing she is most proud of is becoming a mother and starting a family of her own in 2020. 

Real Experience