Kristen Spanninga began her dancing career at the age of three, at Dance Dynamics Studio, and competed for the first time at age 6. She has trained and competed in all genres such as Jazz, Lyrical, Ballet, Tap, Acro, Pointe, Musical Theater, Modern, and Hip Hop. Not only has she completed many Acro exams and Adapt exams in Jazz, Tap and Ballet but she became a certified Gym 1 instructor last year and coach’s gymnastics as well. Along with all Kristen’s accomplishments, she also received dancer of the year in 2015. In the summer of 2016, Kristen travelled to Minneapolis for Dance Olympus and was selected to be a VIP member of the 2017 summer workshop. She has always been involved with her Dance Dynamics family and has put in many years of assisting children of all ages at the studio. As well as being a teacher at Dance Dynamics she is also a student at St Ignatius High School, where she has taken part in her first musical as a dancer/ensemble in the musical “We Will Rock You”. She is very proud to have achieved her goal to be instructing dance.