Kristin Kehley has been trained in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Acro, Hip Hop, Lyrical and Contemporary dance. She began her dance teaching career at the age of 12 years old at Star Struck Dance Studio in Staten Island, New York. She is also a certified dance educator through Dance Educators of America. In 2002, Kristin moved to Orlando, FL where she danced for The Walt Disney World Company. In 2005, at the age of 20, she opened her own dance studio, N.Y.C. Dance in Ocoee. In 2010 N.Y.C. Dance was named the #1 Dance Studio in Orlando, FL by Nickelodeons Parents’ Pick and is now known as one of the top studios throughout Central Florida. Kristin has won numerous awards for her choreography and her dance company is known for their many entertainment awards. Her most recent and most distinguish studio awards include winning a Victory Cup at the 2015 Starpower Branson Nationals, and 1 of the 4 Entertainment Awards given out to over 1400 acts at the 2016 Starpower Orlando Nationals. In 2017 N.Y.C. Dance was named 1st place National Champions and was undefeated in the 11 & Under division regionally and nationally. As a choreographer/teacher, Kristin is known for her high energy, fun and sassy routines. Outside of her own studio, she has taught many Master Classes and is a featured teacher for PowerPak dance intensive. Kristin also travels across the United States as a judge for the top dance competition in the world.