Andrea Hieser grew up in the outskirts of Chicago, Illinois. She began her dance career at the age or 4 at Bonnie Ardelene’s School of Dance When she was 10, she attended Gold Star Academy of Dance in her hometown of Yorkville, Illinois. At the age of 13 she moved to Prescott, Arizona and began her dancing career at The Dance Studio. Shortly after, she made the Pre-Professional Dance Company, RhythMotion. She danced with the company following up to her senior year in high school traveling to regional and national dance competitions, bringing home Gold and Platinum Awards. She also participated in many dance conventions all over Arizona as well as events within her community. Andrea’s goal as a dance teacher at TDS is to share her love for dance through passion and commitment. Andrea assures her students will grow as young dancers and find happiness within their dancing. She is now attending Northern Arizona University in Prescott Valley, majoring in Psychology. Her hopes are to open her own Rehab Clinic and work with children leading up to adults.