Kayla Montgomery began dancing at the age of four & is originally from San Francisco where she studied ballet with Jayne Zaban at Dance Arts Center. Kayla graduated with high honors in May, 2010 with a B.A. in Dance Performance and Instruction from CSULB. She began her professional performance career 6 years ago with Backhausdance, a modern dance company. She also danced as company member of Lorin Johnson’s contemporary ballet company Body Current Dance & as company member, rehearsal director & soloist of Jessica Kondrath/THE MOVEMENT, a contemporary ballet/modern dance company. Kayla is a classical & contemporary ballet instructor & is currently Ballet Mistress of Strong Studios.