Cheryl Callon holds a BFA and MFA in Dance from Sam Houston State University. Her extensive dance studies at SHSU took her beyond choreography and performance into the realms of technical production, research and administration. She danced with Kista Tucker Dance Company and SHSU Dance Company and has also worked behind the scenes as stage manager, concert director, box office manager, lighting and costume designer, costume crew and backstage crew. Since 2008, she has been teaching at Collin College, including classes in dance appreciation, ballet, modern, tap, jazz, and hip hop. She is also a certified yoga teacher and instructs barre fitness classes.