Catwalk Coach Mandy Dyonne studied at the Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten (Amsterdam University of the Arts) as a dancer, choreographer and instructor. She has coached, the models from the Elite Model Look, Next Models New York, One Management New York, Silent New York and has collaborated with Alexander Wang and Emporio Armani. Some of the successful models she trained are: Yasmin Wijnaldum, Jessie Boemendaal, Cara Taylor and Selena Forrest (Prada, Chanel, Versace, Louis Vuitton, Givenchy, Tommy Hilfiger)
Mandy has walked as a national and international model herself for many fashion shows in the Netherlands and abroad, including New York Fashion Week and Amsterdam Fashion Week. With her Masters in Psychology at the Universiteit van Amsterdam (University of Amsterdam), she has also immersed herself in coaching and tutoring on a psychological level.
With her enthusiasm, she is able to bring her knowledge and experience to the training and coaching of her audience. It is important to walk the Catwalk with good posture, suppleness and self-confidence. Being conscious of your physical posture enables you to show that you know what you are doing, let your personality shine by being yourself. Focus on your strengths!