Linley Beavers is a 12-year-old dancer from Jonesboro, Arkansas. She dances at Christie McNeill Dance Studio.
“I want to own my own dance studio someday so I can show others how a pair of shoes can truly change their life!”
How does dance have a positive impact on your life?
“Dance has given me positive self-esteem and confidence to reach for and accomplish my goals. It has also taught me to never give up and always give my all in everything I do.”
How do you want to use dance to make a positive influence on your community?
“I want to own my own dance studio someday so I can show others how a pair of shoes can truly change their life! Also, I have a brother with autism and I would love to have a dance program for children with special needs.”