Paige Ahrens begins her fifth season as the head dance coach at Simpson in 2018-19. She also serves as the assistant cheer coach.
A 2014 graduate of Grand View University in Des Moines, Iowa, Ahrens was a four-year member of the highly successful Vikings Dance Team. She served as a team captain as a senior and also choreographed competitive routines.
In addition to her abilities as a dancer, Ahrens brings several years of coaching experience to Simpson. Since 2007, she has served as a dance and baton twirling coach at Superstars Performing Arts Studio in Norwalk, Iowa.
Ahrens earned bachelor's degrees in public relations and graphic journalism from Grand View.