Meet the Faculty

KiLeigh Williams

Born and bred as an Indiana Hoosier, KiLeigh began her professional dance career at the age of 10 when she became part of the off-broadway company show, Tap Kids.  She had the opportunity to travel and perform both nationally and internationally until she left the show after graduating high-school. KiLeigh then attended Point Park University where she studied Forensic Science while being a full-time collegiate athlete, playing soccer all 4 years.  She continued her teaching career at Point Park University where she taught tap for their Community Classes as well as their International Summer Dance Intensive.  After graduation, KiLeigh moved to Los Angeles, California in pursuit to continue her dance dream. While in California, she signed with Clear Talent Group and her career has taken off.  KiLeigh has worked with Cirque Du Soleil and artists such as Big Boi, AlunaGeorge, Jesse McCartney and DJ SKT. She continues studying all forms of  dance and recently has had the opportunity to teach at pronoun dance studios such as: Movement Lifestyle, Millennium Dance Complex's throughout the country and internationally.

@kileighwilliams

KILEIGH WILLIAMS


Allie Costello

Allie is a playful mover originating from the heart of Texas. Her passion for movement arose in college and she continued on to earn a BFA in Dance at the University of North Texas. There she discovered her love for Contact Improvisation and began cultivating a community for people to connect. Since moving to LA, Allie has been training, collaborating, and teaching classes like: Creative Movement & Contact Improv 101 at Movement Lifestyle. She plans to continue building herself, exploring visual arts and investing in the community. Her purpose is creating a safe space for artists to heal, grow, speak and be heard.

@alliecostello

ALLIE COSTELLO


Liz Aguila

Liz was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. Where diverse art, style, and culture inspired her from an early age. She was trained professionally by the best in the Northwest and has sought training with the best on the West/East coast in street-­jazz, jazz, hip­-hop, and contemporary movement. She currently resides in Los Angeles, California and is signed with BLOC Talent, one of the nation’s top dance agencies. Liz has worked with top choreographers such as; Fatima Robinson, Daniel “Cloud” Campos, Nick Lanzisera, Charm LaDonna, Miguel Zarate, and Michael Rooney. Her credits include: EDGE Scholarship Program, Monsters of Hip Hop nominee 2016, Urban Arts Dance Co., The Jefferson Dancers, and Varsity Dance Co. She has also done commercial campaign work for Nike, McDonald’s, Reese’s Puffs, and was most recently in Selena Gomez’s latest music video "Kill Em With Kindness”. At the present moment, Liz is subbing at Edge Performing Arts Center and Movement Lifestyle. 

@lizaguila

LIZ AGUILA


Liz Guerrieri

Originally from Cleveland, Liz began training extensively at a young age. She quickly became passionate about teaching and choreographing while she assisted the NBA Cleveland Cavalier Girls & created her high school dance team. She furthered her training on scholarship at Wake Forest University in both D1 collegiate dance team training and company work. Upon graduating, Liz trained in NYC and soon after, moved to Los Angeles to pursue a professional dance career. Liz balances her dance life by staying busy managing & teaching circuit training at XO Crossover Fitness in Sherman Oaks, CA.  Her dedication to staying active and determined shows through her persevering teaching attitude & push to always strive to be the strongest version of yourself.

@lizzytheg

LIZ GUERRIERI


Reigning from Salinas, California, Lauren "LoLo" Harris is a force to be reckoned with. At the age of 7 her world was rocked after her first hip hop class with NappyTabs.  Once she moved to  Los Angeles in 2008 LoLo continued to train in styles such as Afro Latin Jazz as well as joined her high school dance team and show choir.  Her hard work and persistence continued once she graduated and discovered Movement Lifestyle. This professional studio fueled her fire and provided her with knowledge beyond compare. She continues to train in a variety of styles to expand her knowledge and erase all limitations. A goofball with a heart of gold, LoLo inspires young movers to groove their little hearts out to unleash their truest self!

LAUREN "Lolo' HARRIS

Jasmin Guillén

An artist with her heart set on intention, Jasmin brings the fun, the funk, and the flavor everywhere she goes. Raised on classic hip-hop, funk and R&B, dancing became second nature to the Los Angeles native. Jasmin began training intently at Movement Lifestyle in 2012 in a wide range of classes.  She specializes in Hip Hop, House, choreography, and has dabbled in a variety of street styles. Her passion for music, people, and art are what keep her motivated to continuously learn and share her knowledge through teaching.

@_haasmeen_

JASMIN GUILLÉN


Alexis Saenz

Alexis Saenz hails from the beautiful city of Denver, Colorado where she began dancing at the young age of two. She continued her training at a performing arts middle school and high school, Denver School of the Arts, where she majored in Dance. Alexis went on to obtain her Bachelor's of Fine Arts in Dance and Choreography from California Institute of the Arts. Since graduating, Alexis can be seen in commercials for Disney, Fresh Empire and Heineken. Featured live performances with Sunny Malouf and a Music Video for Tini Stoessel. In addition, Alexis has her Pilates certification for Mat, Reformer, Cadillac and Wunda Chair and teaches at Movement Lifestyle as well as, other studios around LA. Alexis has been commissioned for her choreography around LA and Colorado, she has showcased her choreography at LA's top choreographer showcases and continues to create Dance for camera work on her own. Alexis wants to continue to share her knowledge of dance and injury prevention with the next generation, while pursuing her dream of choreographing, performing for big artists and acting on tv shows and movies. 

@lexsaenz12

ALEXIS SAENZ


Caroline M. Diamond

Caroline M Diamond hails from Baltimore, Maryland where her East Coast hustle matches her West Coast creativity, she started dancing against her will at the age of 2 and grew such an adoration for the art form that she hasn't given it up since. She grew up a competition dancer getting her training from many studios surrounding Baltimore. She continued her training at Point Park University with a degree in Dance with a concentration in jazz and graduating a year early. After college, she made the move to Los Angeles, CA where she has maintained her training in all styles and determining exactly the artist she wants to be. This year, Caroline performed in the Super Bowl Halftime Show with Lady Gaga. Currently, she is on the Joanne World Tour as a dancer for Lady Gaga. This is her absolute dream and she can't believe that her dreams have come true.

@carolinemdiamond

CAROLINE M. DIAMOND


Lara Pitkowsky

Lara is a Los Angeles based professional dancer signed with Go 2 Talent Agency. Although she is trained in a wide variety of styles; from Popping to Pointe, D1-College Dance Team to a Professional Contemporary Company in New York City, her main focus has become commercial dance - specifically dancing in heels. She has taught in Los Angeles, New York, and everywhere in between. Her most recent performances include Demi Lovato, Jax Jones and Cheat Codes. When she is not dancing, Lara is a full time fitness trainer at the Tracy Anderson Method. Her steadfast work ethic has enabled her to travel around the country to train prestigious clientele. She thrives on hard work and committed students [blood, sweat & heels].

@lpitkowsky

LARA PITKOWSKY