FPAC – Fairmount Performing Arts Conservatory
  Merlynne Hancock

Merlynne joined the Fairmount faculty in 1989 as choreographer for the Youth Theatre and has taught a number of different classes and camps since including Movin' Together and Kreative Kids. At age 6, she started dancing, and studied under Bea Fried, Noreen Londregan, and Ernst Hillenbran. She graduated from Heidelberg College with a degree in Communication and Theatre Arts and French, with an acting/directing emphasis.

Her choreography career has been going strong for 35 years, mainly at area schools from elementary to college level. In addition to her degree from Heidelberg, she also has a translator's certification from Notre Dame College of Ohio, and possesses an Ohio teacher's license for secondary education in French and Integrated Language Arts.

Michael Prunty