Melisa Crook of Creston is SWCC's drill team coach. She has coached the Dazzlers since 2012.
Crook has a bachelor's degree in sociology from Simpson College in Indianola. She is currently enrolled in the master of arts in teaching program at Simpson.
She is a nationally certified C.L.O.G. instructor. She was employed as a dance instructor at Leslie’s Dance Emporium in Creston for 10 years. She was also employed by Creston Community Schools as a mentoring coordinator/at risk counselor for four years.