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Adam Stelly

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Originally from New Orleans, Adam lived in Austin and Dallas before starting Barbe High School his sophomore year, where he ran cross country, track, and played soccer. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in marketing from Loyola University, New Orleans. When Adam wasn’t in the classroom, he was either at work or in the gym. In fact, Adam was a NASM Certified Personal Trainer for several years and started training clients in his parent’s garage at age 17. In his last year of college, Adam worked as the marketing manager for a local New Orleans restauranteur. A week after graduating, and without apprehension, Adam returned to Lake Charles to serve the family business at Nissan of Lake Charles, where he works alongside his father, John Stelly.

 

 

 

Lauren Miller

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Lauren is a native of Sulphur and a graduate of Sulphur High School. She was a Cowgirl Kicker and graduated magna cum Laude from McNeese State University with a bachelor’s degree in English and an associate degree in art. At Tammy Palmer’s Center Stage, Lauren prepares dancers for competition, choreographs dance routines, and designs costumes for many of the competition pieces. Lauren is also a teaching artist for the Dancing Classrooms program and the dance coach for the McNeese Cowgirl Kickers. Lauren and her husband Coby Miller have two mini Dachshund named Molly and Margot. This is Lauren’s fourth year to participate in Mad Hot Ballroom as an expert dancer.  She and her celebrity partner, Dr. Tyson Green, won both the 2012 Mirror Ball trophyand the 2012 People’s Choice Award. Lauren won the 2015 People’s Choice award again with her partner George Cestia.

 

 

Music: Weight In Gold

by:     Gallant

Dance Style: Tango


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Ballroom Sponsors
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Hope Therapy Center logo Johnson Firm logo Shayna Sonnier logo
Studio 901 State Refrigeration Christus Wound Center
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Bayouland Ballroom in Lake Charles

Tammy Palmer’s Center Stage