Leia is a native of Los Angeles. She began dancing at the age of 5. Her training included classical ballet, jazz, and tap. Leia continued her dance studies at the Joffrey Ballet School and the American Ballet Theatre, as well as several local Los Angeles dance studios. She has been a company member of KIN Dance since 2006 and IDWT since 2008. Leia has danced for Armenian Singer Armenchik, performed in music videos for Kelly Clarkson, Soulja Boy, Malibu Storm, Lisa Lewolt, and Canadian artist Jerzee. Her love of Aerial Arts developed in 2012 when she took her passion for performing to a whole new level. She trains and performs on most aerial apparatus including silks, trapeze, cube, and lyra. In 2013 Leia was awarded 1st place at the West Coast Aerial Arts Festival in the Open Group Category her doubles lyra act. Continuing her growth as a performer, Leia has turned much of that focus into educating and mentoring new Aerial Artists here at Aerial Warehouse.