Roxie Clayton is owner of Vow Fitness, artistic director of Doniphan Dance Project, adjunct faculty of dance at University of Mississippi and dance teacher at North MS Dance Centre. Teaches dance, choreography and composition to students as young as 3 to college-age students. While living in Washington, D.C., her choreography was commissioned at the John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. Was named one of the Influential Women in North Mississippi. Also active with Boys and Girls Club, Junior Auxiliary of Tupelo and teaching artist at surrounding public schools.
Clayton is one of this year's finalists for the Daily Journal's Top 40 Under 40. The winner will be announced during a ceremony on Thursday, Oct. 25.