Danielle Kwoka is a two year resident of New York, coming from central Florida. Kwoka, as she likes to be called, grew up in Palm Bay, Florida. She danced and choreographed for Melbourne Central Catholic's high school dance team, the Stingers. Following high school, Kwoka attended the University of Central Florida where she studied exercise science while minoring in dance and coaching. Kwoka joined a hip hop crew, called Rukus in college and served as a choreographer for two years. Her work has also been awarded the Choreography Award in 2012 and she has also produced several concept videos.