Kristy has received her training from such notable teachers as Laura Wade, Jeff Hancock, Eduardo Villaro, Wilfredo Rivera, Paula David, and Lisa Sheppard. Her training has been furthered through CNADM and Dupree Jazz Forum. Kristy was a member of Luna Negra Dance Ensemble, and has been a featured performer in Dance Explosion and the Dance for Dreams Benefit Concert. Kristy’s choreography credits include Lake Forest High School musical productions, as well as competitive pom pon squads and dance ensembles throughout the Midwest. Her latest choreography has received high honors in hip hop and jazz categories. Kristy has been with LAD for 10 years and looks forward to another exciting year with her students!