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Amber Pettit-Owner/Director

Professional Experience

  • Elite Athletic Center Owner 2014-current

  • Program Director/Gymnastics Instructor At The Little Gym of Swedesboro, NJ 2010-2014

  • All Star Dance Acro/Tumble Instructor-2013-2018

  • Dancesations Acro/Tumble Instructor-2018-2021

  • Dance Artistry Center Acro/Tumble Instructor 2016-current

  • Atlantic Coast Gymnastics, Gymnastics Instructor-1988-1998-trained in gymnastics under Karen Smith owner of Atlantic Coast Gymnastics

  • Lady Fitness Health Spa-Personal Trainer/Group Fitness Instructor-2003-2016

  • Woodstown Dance and Fitness Center -Gymnastics & Dance Instructor


  • Woodstown High School class of 2005

  • Salem Community College-2 Years

  • Drexel University class of 2011 -BSN

  • Member of UNDO

  • Member of SNAP

  • Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars

  • Member of the National Student Nurses Association

• USAG Gymnastics Instructor Certification
• CDC Concussion Certification
• CPR/AED/First Aid Certified-American Heart Association
• AAAI Personal Training Certification
• Fitour Group Fitness Certification

• AACCA Cheerleading Safety Course

• NYCC Cheer Coach Certification



• Elite Athletic Cheer Head Coach 2015-present

• Kingsway Elite Cheerleading Swedesboro, NJ
Head Coach 2011-May 2015

• Saint Ephrem Cheerleading Bensalem, PA 
Coaching/Choreography 2014


Other Related info:

• 3 years Rec Cheer Woodstown Pirates
• Woodstown Varsity High School Cheerleader 4 years 
• Captain WHS Varsity squad 2 years
• 2 time NCA All American Nominee
• Choreographer WHS Cheer and events 4 years
• 1988-1998 -Trained at Woodstown Dance and Fitness Center in Ballet, Tap, Jazz, pointe.
• 1995-1997-Ballet South –Trained with Shawn Doyle in classical ballet and Pointe 
• 1995-2000-Barbara Adams Dance Academy. Trained in musical theater, ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, African dance, modern, lyrical.
• DVJC- Delaware Valley Jazz Company- competitive dance team. Competed all over the East Coast in tap, jazz, ballet, musical theater. 
• 2000-2005 Danced At Tricia Sloan Dance Center and trained in Ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop.
• 2001-2004 Hip hop dance team for Shaun Thompson traveled on the east coast performing.
• 2002-2005 All that Dance. Trained in tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop.
• Trained at Koresh Dance Center in Philadelphia and Broadway Dance Center in NYC 2000-2007
• College Dance team 2009-Temple hip hop dance team


Taylor Martin- Coach Skippy

Professional Experience:

  • ELITE ATHLETIC CENTER, Westville, NJ, 2014-Current-Tumbling Instructor

  • YOUNG CHAMPIONS, Hamilton, NJ, 2013-2013Hip-Hop Dance, Instructor/Choreographer/Coach 

  • THE LITTLE GYM, Swedesboro, NJ 2013-2014Dance Instructor/Gymnastic Skills Instructor . 

  • YMCA, Berwyn, PA, 2012-2012Dance Instructor/Choreographer

  • RELEASE DANCE ACADEMY, Levittown, PA, Dance Instructor/Choreographer/Competition Coach

  • NEXT GENERATION BALLET, Tampa, FL 2011-2011

  • ASHLAND YOUTH BALLET, Ashland, KY 2011-2011, Guest Instructor

  • TAP, TOE, AND TWIRL DANCE STUDIO, Birmingham, AL 2010-2011 Instructor/ Choreographer

  • ALABAMA BALLET SCHOOL, Birmingham, AL 2010-2011, Instructor/Outreach Opportunities

  • ARDEN PHOTOGRAPHY, Birmingham, AL, 2010-2010, Photographer Assistant

  • ALABAMA DANCE ACADEMY 2010-2010, Guest Judge 

  • ALABAMA BALLET, Birmingham, AL 2009-2011, Professional Dancer

  • ORLANDO BALLET SCHOOL, Orlando, FL 2009-2009, Resident Assistant

  • MARY D’ANGELO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER, Erie, PA 2008-2009, Administrative Assistant 

  • MERCYHURST COLLEGE, Erie, PA 2007-2008, Dance Department Secretary

  • HEAD TO TOE DANCE STUDIO, Cincinnati, OH 2005- 2006, Instructor



  • Mercyhurst College (Two Years)  

  • Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society

  • Penn Foster (Certificate in Physical Therapy Aide Program)

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham 

  • Better Kid Care Classes from Penn State University (6 Credits) 


  • Red Cross First Aide Certification

  • Red Cross CPR / AED Certification

  • USAG Gymnastics Instructor Certification

  • CDC Concussion Certification

  • AACCA Cheerleading Safety Course

  • NYCC Cheer Coach Certification


  • Elite Athletic Cheer, 2015-current

  • Kingsway Elite Rec Cheer,  2013-May 2015

  • Saint Ephrem Cheerleading Bensalem, PA 2014

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