Blue Belle Leaders
"Be the Best, Accept No Less, and Live with Pride."
Director, Susan Schubert
Susan Schubert has been with the Blue Belles for over twenty years. She is a graduate of Southwest Texas State University, and is certified to teach dance and physical education. Her philosophy is that dancers should progress as performers, as students, and as members of society.
Assistant Director, aSHLEY AUCHEY
Ashley Auchey graduated Magna Cum Laude from Texas State University. While at Texas State, she majored in math education and was a 4-year member of the World Famous Texas State Strutters Dance Team. She was a Senior Lieutenant for the team for two years and was selected for the Pom Squad each year and the Jazz Elite Performance Squad each year. She was awarded the Oak Farms Dairy Athletic Academic Achievement Award and was a member of the Education Honors Sorority- Kappa Delta Pi. In her final year at Texas State, she was nominated Student Teacher of the Year.
Before Texas State University, Miss Auchey attended and graduated from Vista Ridge High School with honors where she was a 4-year member of the Star Steppers Varsity Dance Team. She attended Leander Middle School before that and was a Tigerettes Lieutenant her 8th grade year. Miss Auchey's dance training began at a very young age when she attended Leander HS Blue Belle clinics and fell in love with the art!
Miss Auchey has performed on the Mariner of the Seas Royal Caribbean Cruise Ship, numerous San Antonio Spurs Basketball halftime shows, and was a recipient of the OC Haley Dance Scholarship. Miss Auchey is a member of the Texas Dance Teacher's Association and National Dance Coach Organization. She is also a Staff Member for ShowMakers of America where she travels to teach middle school and high school dance teams all over Texas, in addition to running dance competitions in the Central Texas area.
Miss Auchey is an educator for the International Baccalaureate Programme at Leander High School where she also teaches dance classes and is the Head Director of the Sapphires JV Dance Team. She is Google Certified and is a Highly Qualified mathematics educator for the state of Texas. Miss Auchey continues to train with well-known choreographers and strives to bring new innovations to the dance world.
(left to right) Madelyn Guerra, Sarah Schoeplein, Kaelin Winters, Cali Gomez, Analeigh Herrera
(left to right) Kacey Stewart, Lyndsey Bagby, Malory Weigel, Sarah Wilcox, Claribella Reeve