Mark Serpa and Allyn Serpa Medeiros - Coached by Netta Langley
Mark, 51 and Allyn, 24 have known each other all of Allyn’s life! They are DWTTS’ Father/Daughter Duo! Mark owns Custom Locksmith and is married to Melissa Serpa. Allyn is their oldest of two… her brother Chasen is 22. Allyn is a first grade teacher at Sacred Heart School and is married to Aaron Medeiros. Neither has any formal dance experience but both are looking forward to the time that they are going to be spending together. Mark says that he appreciates Allyn’s “beautiful heart and sweet soul.” Allyn appreciates her dad’s amazing ability to be able to do “ANYTHING”. Mark is a member of Turlock Exchange Club. Allyn sings in her church’s band. Together, they are excited to be raising money and awareness for three “fantastic” charities in their community!
Annette, 32, has been dancing for 27 years. She specializes in tap, ballet, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, and pointe and has over 15 National titles as a competitor and coach! She has also received numerous choreography awards for her jazz and lyrical routines. Annette is the Program Director at JAMZ Cheer and Dance and has judged at the national and international levels for over ten years. Annette is starting her 14th year as a dance teacher and team coach at Footnotes Dance Studio in Ceres where she is the director of Footnotes Elite Performance team. She has earned numerous national titles and choreography awards for teams as a coach. She is actively involved in Letters to Santa, which helps Turlock bring Christmas to kids who would otherwise not get one. In her spare time, Annette enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, JD, and her one year old son, Jackson!