Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. Exercise and Sports Science M.S. Sports Administration
Miss Taylor Givens
Ms. Taylor Givens grew up in Garland, Tx and started dancing at the age of 3. Ms. Givens (aka Coach T) attended Sachse High School from 2013-2017 where she was a JV officer and a sergeant on the Sachse Swingsters. While in High School she had the chance to attend Drill Team Camps at SMU with American Dance/ Drill Team Schools which further amplified her love of all things dance. While attending the camps she made All-American Drill Team her Senior year of High School. Ms. Givens attended Tarleton State University where she earned her Bachelor's in Exercise and Sports Science and her Master's in Sports Administration. While at Tarleton, she was a 4-year member and 3-year captain of the Texan Star Dance Team and became a NDA National Champion. After graduating with her undergrad, she was hired as the Graduate Assistant for the Texan Stars from Fall 2021 to Spring 2022. Since graduating, she has been choreographing and working alongside many dance/drill teams in the DFW area. 2023-2024 will be Ms. Givens' first year working at Cedar Hill High School. She is honored to be the assistant director for the Cedar Hill Highsteppers and the JV Sweethearts. Ms. Givens is thrilled to spread her passion of dance and continuing growing in this field.