Director – Christy Groschke

christy-g-bio_picChristy Groschke is a former Cy-Springs High School graduate where she began her passion for drill team. After high school, she attended Oklahoma State University and then Texas State University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a minor in dance. Christy maintains certification for secondary education in Dance, English, and Physical Education.

Upon graduating from college, Christy had the honor of working with her former drill team director at her alma mater Cypress Springs High School for two years. She then was the assistant director for the Cypress Falls Sky Dancers. After working in Cy-Fair ISD drill team for four years, Christy is very excited about being given the opportunity to be the director of the Cypress Creek Silverados and maintaining their standard of excellence. It is an honor and a privilege to be named the new director of the Silvies!

Christy is a firm believer that enthusiasm and excitement for dance are contagious, and every day she hopes to reflect that upon her students. Her goal in coming to Cy-Creek would be to preserve the traditions and high standards the Silvies already have, while making it a smooth transition for the students, parents and school.

Director – Ryan Garcia

ms-garcia-photoRyan Garcia graduated from Cypress Ridge High School in 2007 serving as a dance officer for the Dazzler Dance team. Following graduation she ventured to East Texas where she continued her dancing and became a member of the World Famous Kilgore College Rangerettes. While a Rangerette, Ryan had the privilege of traveling with the team to New York, Stamford, Connecticut, and Santa Barbara, California performing in holiday parades, college bowl games and playoff basketball games. In 2009 the Rangerettes were invited to perform in President Obama’s Black Tie and Boots Inaugural Ball in Washington D.C.  This past spring Ryan was honored to be featured for her high kicks in the Rangerette promotional brochure and on their memorabilia bag in the Rangerette Museum.

After Kilgore she transferred to Texas State University and graduated earning a BFA in Dance Studies. Apart from schooling, Ryan worked at The Element Dance Center in New Braunfels teaching jazz, hip-hop, ballet, tap, leap & turns, contemporary and assisted with the grand champion elite Velocity Dance Teams. Each summer and spring she works for HTE Dance company as an instructor and choreographer performing along side amazing choreographers such as TOKYO, Mollee Gray, Ade Obayomi and Brandon Bryant.

Ryan is very excited to be back in her hometown working with the Cypress Creek Silverados. She hopes to make many amazing memories her first year with the Silvies, while continuing to uphold the traditions and trademarks that have been established over the years.