Tara Payne, Instructor
Tara is a graduate of Jacksonville State University and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Education.  She also attended Southern Union Community College under a Performing Arts scholarship.  Throughout her 15 + years at In His Steps, she has grown from an apprentice and assistant to an excellent instructor.




Mandi Wylie, Instructor
Mandi graduated from Oxford High School and is currently attending Gadsden State studying Elementary Education.  Mandi came to In His Steps the first semester it opened, over 15 years ago.  She is a gracious young lady who enjoys teaching creative movement and intermediate classes.  She is a strong dancer and continues to strive to learn new things and polish her own performances.


Callie Conaway, Instructor
Callie Conaway was born and raised in Anniston and has a heart for doing the Lord’s work in missions and loves sharing the Lord’s love with others. Callie has been dancing for 18 at In His Steps taking ballet, jazz, contemporary, and pointe dance classes.  Callie has also started her own dance ministry,”Dancing Daughters of the King,” in which she teaches young girls at her church how to dance and how to glorify the Lord. She has been doing her ministry for four years now and looks forward to starting new classes each fall.