• Birthday: January 13th
  • Nickname(s): Red, Fuego, Rojita
  • Hometown: Palm Bay, FL
  • Occupation: Outside Sales Rep for GTM Sportswear
  • Alma mater: Florida State University
  • Years: 3rd Year


    • Name: Michelle
    • An interesting fact about you that no one knows: I make lists for everything!
    • Aside from dancing, my ideal job would be: Brand Management
    • Birthday: January 13th
    • Complete this sentence "10 years ago I was ...": In high school, dancing 15 + hours a week, working part time, and hating Chemistry.
    • Do you have any nicknames?: Red, Fuego, Rojita
    • During the off season I . . . : play catch up with friends and family, travel as much as possible.
    • Hometown: Palm Bay, FL
    • If you looked in my trunk you would find: Spark Plugs, HEAT Dancer posters and GTM Boxes. Trunks are for storage, right?
    • If you were a superhero what would your super power be: Super Speed. I'm always in a rush.
    • In five years I see myself . . . : Happy or in the pursuit of happiness.
    • My advice to young dancers: Expose yourself to as many styles and as much training as possible. The earlier you start the better!
    • My dance icon is: The late King of Pop. He was an amazing entertainer and inspiration!
    • My friends would say my best quality is: My nutty personality.
    • My most memorable moment as a HEAT Dancer: Being in the arena alongside my teammates as the game clock ran closer and closer to 0.0 in anticipation of the Miami HEAT being named the 2012 NBA Champions! It was such an amazing feeling!
    • Name something you would only do once in your lifetime: Dive with big sharks. I'm scared of water creatures, but I would do it ONCE.
    • Occupation: Outside Sales Rep for GTM Sportswear.
    • One thing I can't live without: My sweet pup, AnnaBelle.
    • People would never believe that I accomplished . . . : Graduating with my MBA in one year.
    • Quote to live by: "The habit of persistence is the habit of victory" -Herbert Kaufman.
    • What are your hobbies?: Professional Online Shopper/ Restaurant Critic
    • What book are you reading now?: Jeffrey Gitomer's Sales Bible
    • What is your alma mater? (college): Florida State University ~ GO NOLES!
    • What is your background/nationality?: Irish/English
    • What is your biggest pet peeve?: Bad Manners
    • What is your dream vacation?: Take me to Greece!
    • What is your favorite food?: Pepperoni Pizza with my mom's Mac & Cheese at a close second.
    • What is your favorite holiday?: Christmas. Hands Down.
    • What is your favorite movie?: Bridesmaids
    • What is your favorite song?: "Better Man" by James Morrison.
    • What is your favorite type of music?: I'm a lover of all music.
    • What place would you like to visit?: Mount Everest
    • What's your guilty pleasure?: TruBlood, Pinterest and Kilwin's Ice Cream.
    • Who is your hero?: My answer is always the same. My mother. She is the one person I could never and will never be able to thank enough for everything she has done for me.
    • Why did you choose to be a Miami HEAT Dancer?: Dancing is my passion and dancing for the HEAT gives me the opportunity to perform all the time as well as improve as a dancer. The HEAT gives all of us a chance to perfect our craft and the fact that we get to dance for an amazing organization is a huge bonus! :)
    • Professional Dance Experience: I've worked as a professional dancer/choreographer since I was 18.
    • Years on the Squad?: 3rd Year

      Miami HEAT Dancer Swimsuit Poster Fitting

      The Miami HEAT Dancers take a visit to OMG Miami Swimwear to get fitted for the 16-17 swimsuit poster.
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      Miami HEAT Dancer Swimsuit Poster Fitting

      The Miami HEAT Dancers take a visit to OMG Miami Swimwear to get fitted for the 16-17 swimsuit poster.
      Dec 7, 2016  |  01:38

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      Check out the Miami HEAT Dancers' performance from Tuesday's game against the Nets
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      Dancer Performance: 10/11/16 (Part 1)

      Check out the Miami HEAT Dancers' performance from Tuesday's game against the Nets
      Oct 12, 2016  |  01:27

      Dancer Performance: 10/10/16 (Part 1)

      Check out the Miami HEAT Dancers' performance from the Red, White & Pink Game
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      Dancer Performance: 10/10/16 (Part 2)

      Check out the Miami HEAT Dancers' performance from the Red, White & Pink Game
      Oct 10, 2016  |  01:13

      HEAT Dancer Boot Camp 2016: Day 3

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      The Miami HEAT Dancer finalists gather for the second day of boot camp
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      HEAT Dancer Boot Camp 2016: Day 2 (Part 2)

      The Miami HEAT Dancer finalists gather for the second day of boot camp
      Aug 10, 2016  |  00:58

      HEAT Dancer Boot Camp 2016: Day 1 (Part 1)

      The Miami HEAT Dancer finalists gather for the first day of boot camp
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      HEAT Dancer Boot Camp 2016: Day 1 (Part 2)

      The Miami HEAT Dancer finalists gather for the first day of boot camp
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      2016 HEAT Dancer Auditions Recap

      Dancers audition to be a part of the 2016-17 Miami HEAT Dancers
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      Dancer Performance: 5/13/16 (Part 1)

      The Miami HEAT Dancers perform during game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semi-finals (Part 1).
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      Dancer Performance: 5/13/16 (Part 2)

      The Miami HEAT Dancers perform during game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semi-finals (Part 2).
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      The Miami HEAT dancers perform during the HEAT's Tuesday night victory against the Los Angeles Lakers (Part 1)
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