An interesting fact no one really knows about me:I have been to about 20 states and 15 countries!
Aside from dancing, my ideal job would be: A Speech-Language Pathologist
Birthday: August 19th
Complete this sentence, 10 years ago I was...: Enjoying my Senior year in high school!!!!
Do you have any nicknames? If so, what?:Shea Shea, Shea-butter, Sheaby
During the off season I . . . : Love to travel!
Hometown: Tulsa, OK
If you looked in my trunk you would find:a medium-sized bin with extra oil, transmission fluid, paper towels, and a box of HEAT Dancer posters.
If you were a superhero what would your super power be: To control time.
In five years I see myself . . . : Hopefully happily married with a Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
Most memorable moment as a HEAT Dancer? Going to Thailand and working with the young orphans at the U.S. Embassy.
My advice to young dancers: To pick up as much details from the choreographer, take dance classes from all genres of dance, and never give up!
My dance icon is: Mia Michaels
My friends would say my best quality is: my sense of humor!
Name something you would only do once in your lifetime: Bungee jump
Occupation: Visual Merchandiser/ Dance Instructor
One thing I can't live without: My sister! We are only 19 months apart and she is my best friend!
People would never believe that I accomplished . . . : Five consecutive years as a Miami HEAT Dancer! Also the fact that I have performed for many Latin Award Shows, Telenovelas and music videos and yet I don't speak Spanish!
Quote to live by: "If you do not try, then you have already failed."
What are your hobbies?: Dancing, playing Sudoku, reading, choreographing, and traveling
What book are you reading now?: Not reading any books at the moment, just working on my Sudoku puzzles!
What is your alma mater? Florida International University (FIU)
What is your background/nationality?: Trinidadian
What is your biggest pet peeve?: When someone says "I've got something to tell you!" in an urgent tone.....and then can't until later.
What is your dream vacation?: Spending time in Bali
What is your favorite food?: Italian
What is your favorite holiday?: Christmas
What is your favorite movie?: Love and Basketball
What is your favorite song?: I Am Ready To Love by India Arie
What is your favorite type of music?: R&B....but I love my Soca!
What place would you like to visit?: Greece and Egypt...There is a lot of history!
What's your guilty pleasure: Anything sweet....I've got a sweet-tooth!
Who is your hero: My mother! She is the strongest person I know and I hope to be half the woman she is.
Why did you choose to be a Miami HEAT Dancer?: I love the unique look of the team and the variety of styles of dance that are performed.
Professional dance experience: 5 years as a Heat Dancer, performed for several artists for Premios Lo Nuestro and Premios Juventud, and as a dancer for several music videos