about our staff
The purpose of our staff is to provide Cultural and Creative Arts to children and adults.   Allow Just The Place,Inc. to become an extension to your village and you'll be astonished when you observe your child's confidence flourish as they develop their own artistic path. 

Sharon A. Simmons-Wright
​ Artistic Director/Founder of JTP
Mrs. Simmons-Wright, the Artistic Director of JTP, Inc., possesses a Master's Degree in education and has over 25 years as a licensed and energetic educator. She is also an experienced principle dancer, dance instructor and choreographer. 
Yvette Myles
School Administrator
Liz Avelar
Michele Wiggs
​ Dance Instructor
Michele Wiggs began dance at the tender age of 8 and she's been dancing on and off the stage ever since. She gained a firm foundation at the famed H.S. of Performing Arts where she majored in modern dance and had extensive training with Fred Benjamin, Chuck Davis, and Karl Shook to name a few. She was an original member of the Kinetic Energy Dance Company and became a principle dancer with the Joan Miller Repertoire Co. Her theater credits include dancer/actor in the off broadway musical Forty Deuce and lead actress in many Hadley Players productions. This is Michele's second year teaching with Just the Place.
Melvaida Hughes
​ Dance Instructor

Garrette McCain
​ Dance Instructor

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