Karen Mitchell was born and raised In Columbus, Ohio and began dancing at the tender age of 3. She continued dancing until graduating from High School. She has trained in Tap, Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, Lyrical, Tumbling and Hip Hop. She has been teaching for the last 10 years for students 3 years of age to adults.
She has performed as a member of the American Dance Team and traveled to Barcelona, Spain to compete for the World Cup. She also was an instructor with the well known Americheer dance program, AmeriDance. She truly loves the art of dance and inspires to share that love with as many students as possible, young or old. Karen will be teaching Hip Hop for the New Albany Ballet Company starting in the summer of 2017.