Karina is a classical and contemporary dancer and teacher from the Bay Area. She started her training at Ayako School of Ballet in Belmont, CA, and continued her studies at Milwaukee Ballet II and Colorado Ballet’s pre-professional program. She spent two summers in Madrid studying Forsythe improvisation techniques. She has performed with Ballet Memphis, Colorado Ballet, Milwaukee Ballet, Ballet Des Amerique, and Oakland Ballet. She strives to spread the joy of dancing through teaching.