Toni Watkins was born in Omaha, NE, now resides in Dallas, TX. She has a Master of Arts degree, Bachelors of Science degree and a Paralegal Certification.
She is the author of the romance novel titled "Swinging-out & Chicago Style Steppin' into Love." and Quiet As It's Kept. Toni is returning with her upcoming novel titled "Step To This. In addition to her work as an author, she has also written several screen plays. She has been inducted into the Omaha Black Music & Community Hall of Fame and can be found in Tulisoma Book Fair http://www.tulisoma.org, and Visit: www.thetoniwatkinsproject.com
Toni is a Chicago Style Stepper and a Swing-out dancer and has performed on land and sea. She performed on Carnival Cruise Lines / Festival at Sea cruise ship in the Inaugural Ball; their way of ushering in our new president, also performed in The African American Idol. She has performed in local competitions, Swing-out graduations and special events. She is a member of the National Black MBA Association. She is an avid snow skier, and a member of the National Brotherhood of Skiers (www.NBS.org), / Texas Ski Rangers (www.texasskirangers.org). Her ultimate goal is to
co-produce her screenplays as well as her own reality show dance competition.