Mickey Hicks, RDA ‘s drama director, taught 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade in the New Albany school corporation for 36 years. She has always enjoyed drama; starting programs at Grant Line, Slate Run, and S. Ellen Jones. Mickey also enjoys agility training her three rescued Sheltie mix dogs and shows them 5 or 6 weekends a year. She and her husband, Barry, raised 6 children. Their oldest daughter, Heather, was one of Margie’s first students in 1981. Two other daughters and 2 of their sons also enjoyed dancing for RDA. And in 2016 their two granddaughters and a grandson continued the tradition.