President & Executive Director
Miss Sue began her training under Bolshoi dancer Hella Schmidt and also studied the Vaganova Ballet Syllabus under mentor Bernadine De Mike. She received a certificate in the Vaganova Method on a summer scholarship at Western Michigan University and taught ballet for several years at many studios in the Buffalo area. She was a soloist with the Royale Dance Theater, performing the lead role of Gerta in the Snow Queen at Shea’s Buffalo Theater in 1984, and ministered in dance at many churches and women’s fellowship groups. Miss Sue was also a founding member of the Buffalo Inner City Ballet Performing Company. Miss Sue started her business in the Hamburg village in 1990. In 2008, as Performing Arts continued to grow, she retired from teaching to focus on business operations and open Studio B Dancewear. She is the mother of three children and a proud Nonnie of five grandchildren. She resides in Hamburg, New York and has been married to her husband Tom since 1996.