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Tanya Darling


Head Dance Coach



Marshalltown Community College




Tanya Darling was named the Head Cheer and Dance Coach at Marshalltown Community College in the fall of 2015.

A well-known dance instructor throughout Iowa, Darling has owned her own studio, Tanya’s Studio of Dance, for more than 20 years. She provides a positive classroom environment for people of all ages. Prior to starting her own business, Darling was an instructor at the YMCA-YWCA and also has an extensive background in all styles of dance, pom pom, and tumbling.

Prior to getting a start as an instructor, Darling was a three-year member and captain/choreographer of the Marshalltown High School Dance Team.