Dori Matkowski is the artistic director for the Dynamic Dancers Performing Company. She has been the CEO for the Dance Dynamics Performing Arts Center in Michigan since 1982. After her own career in modeling, commercials, videos, dance, stage and acting, she now guides careers for students who are working all over the world as entertainers.
Dori serves on the board for the Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce. She has been on the directing team for the Walled Lake Western musicals since 1993. She has been the producer for the Miss Michigan Outstanding Teen Pageant and the Miss Michigan Pageant. Dori has been working with the Miss America Organization since 1977. She is a member of the National Dance Education Organization and a sponsor for the National Honors Society of Dance Arts. Dori enjoys consulting with dance studio owners and teachers for exceptional customer service, challenges and performance teams. She is an adjudicator for Believe & Achieve; an in-studio performance revue.
She is also a Director for Nerium Industries. Her degrees are in Business and Educational Leadership. Her students are currently working for Disney, Radio City Christmas Spectacular, tours, television & movies, Broadway and many shows all over the world. Most of her students are dance captains or choreographers as well as graduates of prestigious universities and conservatories.