Whitney Cook

Whitney Cook was born and raised in Austin, TX. She started dancing at the age of five at
Tinka’s Dance Studio. She then danced at Dancer’s Workshop from ages 7-15. She progressed
through Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Pre-Pointe, and Pointe. In high school, Whitney was a member of the
award winning Anderson High School Trojan Belles Dance Team. She performed in recitals and
shows, in addition to competing and earning awards for performances. She enjoys all forms of
dance, but is especially interested in Tap. In her personal time, Whitney enjoys taking the Adult
Tap classes at SMSD, cooking, crafting and spending days on the lake fishing, kayaking and
wakesurfing. Whitney currently assistant teaches young children’s dance classes at SMSD. She
strives for her students to have fun and discover the joy of dancing. Whitney believes that a
childhood spent in dance leads to poise and self confidence that will help students throughout
their lifetime.