Kelle 2019 Team Catalog

PAIGE LEFEVRE was a Kellé model for over 15 years. Today, she works behind the camera as a part of the company’s choreography, styling and beauty teams. A graduate of the Carlson School of Management, Paige earned a double major in Marketing and Entrepreneurial Management. During her time in college, she also danced on the University of Minnesota Dance Team, winning four National Championships. Currently living on the west coast, Paige travels the country with her professional styling business, offering services to brides, dancers and models. RACHEL DORAN is an influential member of the Minnesota dance community with a B.A. in Secondary Education and Dance from the University of St. Thomas. Rachel continues to explore dance education at all levels and ages and believes that with opportunity and intention anyone can dance. She is passionate about serving the next generation of dancing artists and is the co-director of Crash Dance Productions, assistant coach to the Totino- Grace High School dance team, and a nationwide instructor and choreographer with INNOVATE Dance. KIA HILL grew up dancing in Maple Grove, Minnesota and has won local and national Top Title awards. She received her B.A. from Loyola Marymount University of Los Angeles with a focus on dance performance, somatics and choreography. Kia lives in Minnesota and is a teacher for the Northwest suburbs Tippi Toes dance program. She is also a choreographer and teacher at Genesis Dance Company. This year, Kia joined The Resistance Movement of St. Paul as Creative Director and Lead Instructor. Current Kellé model recruiter, choreographer and model, MARY LEVOIR has been dancing for 21 years. She attended the University of Minnesota and was a four-year member and captain of the national champion University of Minnesota Dance Team. Mary has competed as a member of Team USA Dance, as well as appeared on the television show So You Think You Can Dance. In college, she earned a B.A. in Elementary Education and now choreographs, teaches, coaches and mentors dancers around the world. C H O R E O G R A P H E R S MEGAN , a member of her high school dance team, enjoys being able to spend time with friends she’s met at dance. Her future plans include going to medical school, and eventually, serving as a doctor for the U.S. military. SKYLA has a heart for dance and a passion for learning; her favorite style of dance is hip hop. She plans to continue her career in the entertainment industry through movies, television and dance. A current Minnesota Vikings Cheerleader, SOONJI hopes to become a captain someday. She is a freshman at the University of St. Thomas. A new member of the University of St. Thomas Dance Team, ABBY loves the feeling of coming together with a group to create a piece of art. With plans to major in Biochemistry, she will always keep dance a part of her future career path. AMAYA is a member of Larkin Dance Studio where her favorite style of dance is contemporary. Her future goals include modeling, and attending college to become a dietician. Passionate for the art, HANNAH is grateful for the way dance makes her feel. Going into her 8th year of dancing at Jete Dance Centré, she hopes to continue her success in school and dance. Performing on stage and expressing emotions through contemporary dance has always been an inspiration for LOLA . In the future, she plans to attend college and pursue a career in dance. ANANDA is a member of the University of St. Thomas Dance Team, and is constantly inspired by her teammates and coaches. She hopes to one day become a dance physical therapist. Contemporary is JORDYN ’s favorite style of dance. Training and teaching with Spotlight Productions Dance Studio, she hopes to one day move to California to pursue a career in dance. With many awards and honors to her name, AVA has been dancing for seven years. In the future, she hopes to move to Los Angeles where she plans to pursue a career as a commercial dancer and continue modeling. Current Kellé employee and professional ballerina, KACEY dances with the Continental Ballet Company. She is currently rehearsing and performing around the midwest. ELAYNA is motivated to be a better dancer because she’s surrounded by amazing dancers every day. Her goal is to continue dancing, and eventually teach, choreograph, act and model. With many awards and honors to her name, KENDYL loves to dance because it makes her feel free and keeps her active. With hard work and a good attitude, her future goals include attending college and pursuing a career she loves. An entertainer at heart, MAYA loves having the ability to tell a story without using words. She currently dances at Larkin Dance Studio and hopes to always keep dance a part of her life. For 16 years, LEXUS has loved being on stage. She was a member of the 2018 Beat Squad, and she will continue her passion for dance pursuing her career in Los Angeles. Premiere Dance Academy member, SYDNEY , loves dance because of the energy, confidence, and hard work it requires. Going into her 13th year of dancing, she would love to continue on to dance with a professional company and also go to school to be a nurse. The rush of adrenaline is what inspires TAYA to dance. Her future plans include attending college and feeding her passion for dance. Her favorite part of dance is the joy she receives from performing for an audience. With aspirations to dance professionally, MARIA loves trying all styles of dance. She dances every day as a member of the University of Minnesota Dance Team, as well as choreographing for local studios. MARY has been dancing for 22 years. After four years on the university of Minnesota dance team, she now choreographs, teaches, coaches and mentors dancers around the world.  Being around her amazing teammates is what inspires MAKENNA to dance. A current member of the national champion University of Minnesota Dance Team, her favorite styles are jazz and lyrical. D A N C E R S A special thanks to assistant choreographer NICK HANDBERG for his creative contribution.