Daneele and her husband Jay Shipman live in rural Frazee with their children Carter and Cassidy. Daneele is originally from the Chicago area, but has lived in Frazee for over 20 years. Daneele enjoys reading, quilting, knitting and gardening. She is a freelance writer for the Frazee-Vergas Forum and a Frazee Area Community Club director.
Fly Girls showing their love to Hannah sitting on the sideline watching them perform the jazz routine for the last time. Julie Wake photo
Over the past few months as a dance mom traveling with the Frazee Fly Girls, I have witnessed the incredible bond between the dancers and between the coaches and their dancers. Also I feel closer to the whole dance family.