Alyssa Craft was born in Columbus, Ohio and started dancing the age of 4. She quickly fell in love with the Art and continued with a new studio when she moved to Arizona at the age of 8. Through this new studio where Alyssa was fortunate to receive a wide range of experience including competing in local and national dance and performing at Disneyland and Knott’s Berry Farm. At age 13 Alyssa won Jr. Miss Dance of Great Lakes, Michigan. These successes gave Alyssa the chance to dance in New York with several amazing dancers; she was chosen to take part in Bill Hoteling’s dance videos and went on tour as a background dancer for a new pop artist, Mandi Leigh. Alyssa specializes in Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Acrobatics, Modern, Lyrical and Hip Hop and has studied Ballroom Dancing. As life has taken her many places she has never given up on her dreams or her passion for dance. She now has two beautiful children and is ready to teach the beautiful art of movement to others. She looks forward to inspiring young dance students to make their dreams become reality at Kat’s Artist Tree.