Becky Evans grew up performing on stage. In 2014 she started “Strikers Singers”, an after-school program for the students at Huachuca Mountain Elementary School in Sierra Vista Arizona. In 2017 Becky moved to Lakeside, AZ. In 2019 Becky founded and currently directs White Mountain Performing Arts, a nonprofit in connection with White Mountain Youth Foundation and Camp Grace. Becky has been married to her best friend, Nate, for 21 years. Together they have 3 amazingly smart, and talented kids. Becky is also an active realtor and manages her family’s metal fabrication business.
Sandy Ballard is the owner of Canyon Creek Performing Arts in Snowflake, AZ. She has her degree in business with minor in theatre arts. Some of her favorite productions she has directed are Into the Woods, Addams Family, and currently working on Matilda. She has worked with ages 4-64 in theatre. Her specialty is in theatre tech. She has been married for 21 years with 2 daughters. Sandy cannot wait to see you all there at camp.
Assistant Vocal Coach
Shandelle Wahlin grew up performing from the time she was 3. She took years of vocal training and performance instruction in her teen years. Shandelle spent 2 years taking college courses in music education before she married and started her life as a wife and mother. Her 4 children share her love for music and the arts and she is excited to share her love with more kids this summer.
Kacie is the Hip Hop instructor for Canyon Creek Performing Arts. Kacie enjoys choreographing dances and helping in the theatre productions at the studio. She has been dancing all her life and has had many incredible experiences with the performing arts. Kacie can not wait to work with the youth and help them grow their talents!
Deedra is currently the Music Director at Canyon Creek Performing Arts. She is passionate about helping kids build their confidence through the performing arts. She has Co-Directed 10 productions with CCPA. She has also performed in 12 productions at various venues. She has been married to her high school sweetheart for 15 years and has 4 children ages 7-13 years old.