Erin Shaver is in her first season as the volunteer assistant coach with the Michigan dance team. Before arriving at Michigan, she built up an extensive background of prep coaching that still continues today. Currently she also serves as the head coach of the Dexter High School varsity dance team. She previously led the Whitmore Lake High School and Middle School dance teams from 2009-2011. From 2005-2011, Shaver served as one of the head instructors at the studio where she grew up dancing in Whitmore Lake, Mich.
Shaver completed her degree in Elementary Education from Eastern Michigan University in December 2011. During her time at Eastern, she was on the EMU Dance Team and served as team captain for two years.
She has been dancing since age 10 and has performed across the country as well as internationally in Toronto and Nassau. She specializes in ballet, lyrical, jazz, hip-hop, and pom. She continues to do choreography for local college dance teams and looks forward to opportunities she can create for all of her dancers.