Growing up in Long Beach, Ca Patrice has always had a true love for the arts. At the age of 14 she discovered her passion for dance where she began most of her dance training with a local dance company and while attending Renaissance High School for the Performing Arts where she excelled as a dancer/lead participating in many musicals such as Fame, Grease, West Side Story, Aladdin.
After high school Patrice graduated with a BA in Business Administration while minored in dance. During that time, she study with world renowned company Alvin Ailey under their summer intensive and independent study program. She’s trained in various styles such as Ballet, Jazz, Hip-hop, Tap, Horton, Dunham, Graham, African, contemporary and theatre. With over 13 years of experience Patrice has worked as teacher, director, choreographer, and costume designer for multiple dance programs and youth centers including Zeneith Performing arts. Patrice goal is to empower dancers to be who they are, love and embrace every ounce of themselves completely, mind, body and soul.