Paige Risley is currently a junior at Old Dominion University and a former athlete of sixteen years. She grew up in Maine, then relocated to North Carolina after high school. With all of her years of experience, Paige turned her passion into a profession as an instructor in many styles! She has built a strong passion for teaching and strengthening athlete’s skills to help them succeed. She has a great deal of experience teaching Ballet, Lyrical, Jazz, and Contemporary, as well as Acro and gymnastics. Paige has earned both her USA Gymnastics Certification and SafeSport Certification and takes proper instruction and execution of acro and gymnastics skills seriously. Aside from dance, Paige loves to spend time with friends and family, and do anything outdoors or travel-related. She enjoys discovering new places and seeing what the world has to offer, and we are so excited to welcome her to the CDP Family!