Miss Kara Lam
SDA Instructor 2017-18
Miss Kara has been involved in the dance industry for 20 years. She has studied many disciplines over the course of her training, ranging from ballet to tap to hip-hop, specializing in lyrical and contemporary. In addition to her recreational training, Kara has several years of competitive dance experience both with teams and as a soloist. As captain of her team her senior year of high school, she led her team to several regional and national titles. In college, Kara took dance courses through University of Cincinnati's CCM as well as at Planet Dance Cincinnati, and served as a judge for Studio LIVE, Ameridance, and Eastern Dance competitive organizations. She stays updated on her training and choreography styles by traveling across the country to take teaching seminars and master classes from some of today’s top choreographers and teachers. Kara is also a certified Acrobatic Arts instructor. Outside of dance, Kara has a bachelors degree in graphic communication design from the University of Cincinnati's college of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP). She is looking forward to another year working with all of SDA's amazing students!