Tyisha Tamar Teel has been with the Carteret County Department of Social Services for 10 years as a Foster Care Social Worker. She is currently a graduate student at East Carolina University, working towards a Masters of Social Work. Her future goals are to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, and work with her mother and sister in the family business.
Tyisha is originally from Newark, Nj, but moved with her family to Carteret County while attending Campbell University. Her husband is a local, and they are the parents to 2 wonderful children, Madison, age 8 1/2, and Maurice, age 6.
She may not have formal dance training, but loves to dance.....she even won her 7th grade dance competition during "Farm Days" in Hyde County. She has break dance competitions with her children, claims to have a thing for Transformer and Star Trek movies, and calls high heels some of her best friends.
She has always dreamed of being on Dancing With the Stars, and jumped at the chance to dance in this year's event.
Frederick Derell Davis is a Carteret County local. He has attended Howard University, St. Augustine's College and Carteret Community College. He loves spending time with his four amazing children, but says he is "very single." He loves to sing and dance. He is a cosmetologist and a hospice nurse. He shares his strong faith whenever he can and puts that first in all he does.
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