Cat Reyes has been a teaching artist in the Bay Area for the past 10 years. She began her training in dance in high school and continued her education at Diablo Valley College and San Francisco State University. She is currently teaching at many different studios around the area in the styles of hip hop, jazz, & contemporary. She has choreographed national award winning dances (small groups and solos). Aside from being a teacher, Cat is also an avid performer in the Bay Area Theater community. Her favorite credits include: In the Heights, West Side Story, Tarzan, and Grease. She has also had the opportunity of co-choreographing Tri-Valley Repetory Theater productions of Jesus Christ Superstar, The Little Mermaid, and the Hunchback of Notre Dame. In addition she is employed with Kaiser Permanente's Educational Theater as a teaching artist, choreographer, and performer. Her passion are her students and teaching them in hopes that they find the same love in the arts as she does.