DAZL Welcomes The New DAZL Youth/ Community Dance Facilitator who starts today – Vicky Mawson started off as a DAZL participant and has been supported by DAZL through professional dance training at collage and University to completing her degree in 2013. Throughout this time Vicky has worked as a freelance artist for DAZL and other organization building on her passion to create choreography; she has extensive knowledge and experience of working with challenging groups/ young people and communities. Vicky adopts a community development approach in her delivery and like her co-worker Cherry Brown is instrumental in developing the DAZL Diamonds Cheerdance/ Hip-Hop strand, Vicky also created the DAZL Youth Dance Company and continues to develop this strand of DAZL artistically with the support of the DAZL Artistic Director. Vicky’s is a NCSSE qualified Cheerdance/ Cheerleading Coach, her focus with DAZL is to develop community dance programs across the city’s most deprived areas and assist the DAZL Dance Leader in the CPDdevelopment. We are proud to say Vicky is living proof of the DAZL model and clearly demonstrates its success/ that it works.