Michelle has been dancing since she could walk, she was primarily trained in Ballet from her mother. She also studied at various company schools around the country, including the Boston Ballet, Virginia School of the Arts, and was part of the trainee program with the Joffrey Ballet. She also has explored many other forms of dance including Jazz, Modern, Flamenco, and Tango, and currently trains in aerial arts. Michelle has studied with world renowned bellydance teachers such as Zoe Jakes, Moria Chappell, Amy Sigil, Mira Betz, Kami Liddle and many more. She also has completed and passed Phase I and Phase II of The 8 Elements™ by Rachel Brice.