STAFF & COACHES
Principal, Coach, Choreographer
Lonna Albert is the owner and founder of South Coast Freestyle Dance, a company that prides itself on the relentless pursuit of excellence both on and off the dance floor. When you step into Lonna's dance space, you immediately feel a sense of empowerment and joy. Over the past two decades, she has built a safe place for young people to explore their love of dance while learning the importance of prioritizing life, family, school, and self-care.
Lonna is the winner of several national and international dance awards and is known for her creative design framework in all areas of dance. She approaches each dance season with an innovative spirit, a genuine driving factor to SCF's reputation as the most elite and long-standing dance institution in the country. Lonna is a renowned influencer in the college dance arena and has spread her passion to dancers in Australia, Latin America, and East Asia. Costume designing, choreography and technical excellence are her true passions. Above it all, Lonna lives her passion. She is a proud mother of two successful daughters and is bursting at the seams with love for her three grandchildren.
"COACH OF THE YEAR"
MORGAN WAHLMorgan has taught and coached at a number of high schools in the Orange County area, and is most recently the head coach of the JV and Varsity Song teams at Mater Dei High School. In addition, Morgan works closely with U.S. Spiritleaders aiding in all of their competitions and summer camps.
LYNN HURLEYCoach Lynn was born and raised in Southern California. Coach Lynn was a competitive gymnast through college. She received her teaching degree from University of Houston. Coach Lynn owned and operated Katy Kips Gymnastics Club (Texas) ,for 14 years, before returning to California.
In 2004, Coach Lynn opened Monkey Business Gymnastics. In 2017 , she retired from full time teaching.