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Shelby Klamert Bio

Shelby Klamert
Color Guard Instructor, The Cadets

Shelby Klamert began her color guard career at Centerville High School in Ohio in 2006. She performed with the Centerville Jazz Band (marching band), and with the Centerville World Winter Guard. She was the Color Guard Caption during her senior year. Prior to joining color guard, she trained in classical ballet, pointe, modern and jazz at BalletMet Columbus and then as a member of the Dayton Ballet Junior Company.

Shelby continued her passion for performance after high school by marching with The Cadets from 2010-2013, and is thrilled to rejoin the organization as a staff member. She has also performed with the Pride of Cincinnati Winter Guard (2012-2015), the Zydeco World Winter Guard (2011) and the inaugural season of the Pride of Cincinnati Dance Ensemble (2014). Additionally, she toured Japan in 2014 with the cast of Blast! as the femal Visual Ensemble Swing.

Currently, Shelby is a Color Guard Director at Lakota West High School in West Chester, Ohio as well as a choreographer and tecnhician at Archbishop Alter High School in Kettering, Ohio. Her other teaching and choreography experience inclues the Beavercreek High School and Centerville High School. Outside her time spent teaching color guard, Shelby works full-time in accounting and enjoys running and training for races.