Ashley Lee is a native of San Diego, California and has taught at various studios and high schools throughout the San Diego and Orange County areas since a young age. Ashley has won regional and national titles for high school, All-Star, and collegiate dance competitions. She is a four-time world champion in International Jazz and Pom. In her youth, Ashley participated in several parades, Holiday Bowl, and Super Bowl halftime shows. For almost a decade, she spent her summers with the United Spirit Association touring, teaching, judging, and working as a Head Instructor. Ashley continued her dance training and studied contemporary dance with Unity Dance Ensemble under the direction of Emmy Award Winning choreographer, Tessandra Chavez. From this opportunity, Ashley learned and danced on stage with early contestants from Fox’s hit dance competition show, So You Think You Can Dance. In 2011, she graduated from San Diego State University receiving a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis on fitness, nutrition, and health. As Technique Director, Ashley aims to help Danceology students accomplish their technical goals. She is passionate about watching her students grow and progress as dancers and individuals. Most recently, Ashley has become a certified yoga instructor and uses proven methods in her training to mindfully create muscle balance. She is going into her 10TH season with Danceology and is honored to be working with such a talented and world-renowned staff!