Lissy began dancing at the age of 5, training in all styles of dance. For over 10 years, she attended and competed with her studio, L.A. Dance, located in Staten Island, NY. As she got older, Lissy also joined her high school's dance company, becoming a captain and choreographer during her senior year. Following, Lissy attended Boston University to pursue a degree in education. While there, Lissy was a member of BU's Division 1 Varsity Dance Team. During her four-year tenure, the team won two NDA Collegiate National Championship titles for Division 1 Hip-Hop and Team Dance. Lissy is beyond eager to have the opportunity to choreograph for DWNYC!