Shayna Ambers


Shayna Ambers is a senior at Independence High School, where she serves as Captain of the Independence Royals Drill Team and is also a part of the theatre department. She is an All-American Dance Team Member for Inside Dance Magazine, and enjoys reading, writing and playing with her dog. Outside of this, she is also a trapeze artist, and her secret ambition is to perform in a circus someday. She plans to attend Texas A&M University and study English in order to prepare her for a future classroom of her own. Shayna loves her family very much, and would like to thank them for their love and support. She also would like to thank Ms. Brittany Shaver, the Royals’ director, for constantly pushing her and providing her with a world of possibilities, and Mrs. Lori Todd, for taking a chance on her and giving her this amazing opportunity.

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