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Ms. Lucia was born in Caracas Venezuela where she began her dance training under the age of six with French and Russian instructors Madame Jaqueline Locci and Irina Yvanova. Ms. Lucia was a soloist for the Pleyel Dance Company, dancing roles of “Sylvia” and “A Birds Life.” At the age of 11, Ms. Lucia received a full scholarship from the Bolshoi. She danced around the country as a soloist and principal dancer, while also choreographing for many schools. Ms. Lucia directed her own company in Knoxville, Tennessee for many years prior to relocating to Miami, FL. Ms. Lucia is the recipient of the Tennessee Governor’s School of the Arts outstanding teacher award. She holds a degree in Dance from the University of Tennessee. While away from the arts, Ms. Lucia is a proud mother of two girls, Jessica and Jaysan.


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