Nicole Shelley started dancing at the age of four. At the age of nine, she started studying ballet with David Wilcox, at Long Beach Ballet. Shortly after, she started training in Jazz with Ray Leeper(SYTYCD, NUVO). After being accepted to Orange County School of the Arts, she became a featured dancer and soloist. Nicole has trained and worked with some of the best choreographers in the business, including: Ray Leeper, Diane Alexander(The Laker Girls, UCLA), Mark Meismer (SYTYCD, NUVO), Tina Caspary, Dee Caspary (SYTYCD), Dennis Caspary (The Countdown), as well as numerous other dancers and choreographers. Nicole’s training includes ballet, modern, jazz, contemporary, and lyrical. She has a boundless love for the art of dance and teaching. She is excited to join the team at Lake Arrowhead School of Dance.