Mayra Pedraza was born and raised in Monterrey, Mexico, where she started studying music and classical ballet at the age of three. She continued studying ballet taking the vocational graded exams for the Royal Academy of Dance of London reaching the Advanced 2 level while studying other styles like jazz, modern, and hip hop. During high school she was part of the Prepa Tec Dance Team, traveling to international dance competitions and was part of music and dance productions like Jam 6 Beatles and Voces de Broadway. She graduated from Golden West College with an A.A. degree in Dance in 2015, and is currently studying a B.A. in Theater Arts in Dance at CSU Dominguez Hills. She has danced with LA Unbound and Kenneth Walker Dance Project and also works as a stage manager for productions in SoCal.