Olena moved to USA about 12 years ago to follow her curiosity and eager to be independent. She was always active and hope to stay that way. She started dancing at the Ballroom studio when she was six years old. Dance become vital part of her life for the next 8 years. After that she attained local jazz classes until she enroll into Technical University and joined University Aerobic team. During college years she explored different styles of dance like hip-hop, street jazz, footwork, pumping and waving. At the same time she started to train new students. Movement always was her passion. She got her Bachelors in Design of Radioelectronic Devices from Ukraine. When she came to United States she juggle few things at the time. Learning language and culture was number one on her list. First few years were exiting and hard, but no matter which road she took she always find the way to dance to take fitness classes. After working at the engineering company as an Autocad drafter and having her baby she decided to become a personal trainer. After finishing course at the FOCUS personal training institute in NYC she got certified as a personal trainer through the American Council on exercise(ACE). She currently obtains TRX certification, a Group Fitness Certification from AFAA as well as Biomechanics of Stretching Certification from ACE. She is currently working towards her Allied Health Physical Therapy program. She enjoys exercise and believe that physical activity is a large portion of overall wellness.
Also enjoys hiking, drawing, cooking, skating, skiing, ocean and sun.