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Lynn Blackwell, Northampton Dance Studios Lynn Blackwell

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Lynn began her dance training at the age of 5 at Northampton Dance Studios under the direction of Elizabeth Evans. Lynn earned the title of Miss Personality at the Miss Tidewater Pageant at the early age of 6. Lynn has danced with Northampton Dance Studios and the Tidewater Dance Theater, Inc. for over 27 years and performed with the company at numerous performances and touring events including NYC, New York & Roses, Spain.

She has taught various classes having trained in ballet, tap, jazz, & lyrical. She also trained in gymnastics at Gymnastics, Inc. in Hampton. After achieving level 3 competition class, she stopped gymnastics to focus on dance returning to it later during high school and serving as co-captain of the team at Hampton High School.

Lynn worked at Bank of America in Norfolk for 15 years in the Collections and Fraud departments. She was promoted to manager and achieved an Officer title during her tenure. She left the bank to work closer to home and has been at Drucker and Falk in Newport News since serving as administrator to the Commercial Sales & Leasing department. Lynn has an Associates degree in Administration of Justice from Thomas Nelson Community College.

She is married to Jeff and is the proud mother of her son, Connor.

Lynn is also a Virginia Notary Public and Vice-President and Board member of the Tidewater Dance Theater Inc.