Meet the 2020-2021 Team
Coach Tammie Johnston and Alum Megan Deffenbaugh
Advisor and Coach Tammie Johnston is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley (Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude). Tammie has extensive training in a variety of dance styles including commercial, jazz, lyrical, hip-hop, ballet, modern and Bollywood.
She has danced and choreographed in countless productions nationally and internationally, and she has taught dance at studios all over the world.
Tammie has been the coach of West Ranch Dance team for 8 years. Under her leadership the team has won several regional championships and national titles for several years in a row. Tammie instills in the team love, passion, strength and purpose. They work hard, love each other, support each other and celebrate their accomplishments as a dance family.
Assistant Coach Isa Bayona
Our assistant coach Isa is an alum of WRDT ’20 and is currently a freshman at Chapman University majoring in Strategic Corporate Communications. Isa was awarded the 2020 Dancer of the Year award at WCE. Here is her Senior solo: https://youtu.be/qd9_xY6CSz0