Chelsea’s love for tap started at the age of 3 and was cultivated by her teacher and family. She was born and raised on Long Island,trained in ballet, jazz, lyrical, tap, contemporary and hip-hop and competed at a national level from ages 4-18. Chelsea is a Siena College graduate, where she earned a spot on the Dance Team performing at NCAA Men’s and Women’s basketball games. Her senior year, Chelsea was nominated to be Captain of the Dance Team where she gained experience choreographing jazz and hip-hop routines. This is Chelsea's fifth season choreographing tap with DanceWorks New York City and she is incredibly excited to showcase her talented dancers.