Through your tax-deductible contribution to Georgia Metropolitan Dance Theatre, you enable the theatre, a 501(c)(3) organization, to continue its mission – to encourage and foster the development of confidence, poise, discipline, and positive self expression in its students through the proper and traditional instruction of the art of dance. Your donations make our work possible, and we are grateful for your continued support.
Stace Huff is a native of Marietta. She was born at Kennestone Hospital and attended Marietta City schools, from elementary school through to Marietta High School, graduating in 1990. During her elementary years Stace attended dance classes at Ruth Mitchell Dance Studio which is now The Georgia Dance Conservatory! Her favorite dance was a little jazz number to Uptown Girl by Billie Joel! After high school, Stace attended Mississippi State University, receiving a degree in Psychology. She later received her Master's Degree in Psychology from Georgia School of Professional Psychology in Atlanta. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor and has been in practice since 2001. She has served many clients at several Community Mental Health Agencies in the Metro Atlanta area. She is currently in Private practice at Tapestry Psychological Associates right here on the Marietta Square. She serves couples and individuals experiencing trauma, stress, and other mental health and relational issues. She loves her job and considers sitting with those in distress a privilege and an honor.
Stace is active in her community. She serves on the MYFL board, and the Marietta High School Touchdown Club, as well as several other committees at Marietta Center for Advanced Academics. She has been on the Marietta Pilgrimage Home Tour Committee for 7 years, chairing the committee in 2018 and she will chair it again in 2019. It is a job she is passionate about.
Stace has been married to her husband Vince for 23 years. They have one son, Alec who is 11, and attends MCAA. She loves football, baseball, shopping, and spending time with her friends. Her favorite pastime is watching whatever sports season her son is in at the time!
Greg Jackson is a personal trainer and owner of Train 2 Live Great. He has been a trainer since 2012 where he started as an unpaid assistant and worked his way up to part owner and eventually started his own company. Greg attended Marietta High School from 2001-2005 where he excelled in sports. He was the MVP of the Region-winning, undefeated football team where he played for the late, great “Coach Friday”. He also excelled at track and was named the Cobb County Male Athlete of the Year in 2005. He went on to attend the University of Memphis on a full athletic scholarship. He was the 2008 Defensive MVP and earned trips to 3 Bowl games during his tenure. After college, he continued his football career. He was invited to camp with the Atlanta Falcons (NFL), signed with the Green Bay Blizzard (IFL), Calgary Stampeders (CFL), and Colorado Ice (IFL).
Greg currently trains out of the newly renovated Streamline Fitness where he is head of the Sports Performance Program and leads personal training, small group training and speed and agility classes. Greg enjoys spending time with his family and is very honored to participate in this wonderful event.