Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Kristena's work as a performer and choreographer have taken her to many places throughout the United States including many performances on the Las Vegas Strip, performing on Cruise Ships, as well as other production shows in Switzerland, Germany, and Japan. Along with her performing career, Kristena has had the privilege of judging and teaching many dancers across the United States.
Kristena has been based in Las Vegas, NV since 2007 where she maintains a busy schedule as a Choreographer, Teacher, Producer, Wife, and Mother. She brings energy to her classes that helps inspire young dancers to feel a special connection with themselves as well as others encouraging positivity and lots of love and light!
Kristena completed her 200 hour yoga teacher training with Elinore Cohen focusing on the pure flow yoga with a strong sense of body alignment. Kristena developed a program called "Dance of Light," with an intention to improve young dancers self esteem as well as to inspire them to truly be themselves, without any judgment or comparison.
Kristena is a very positive, uplifting role model who loves sharing her passion for dance and yoga. She continues to spread joy and happiness to all those around her.