Lee Beitzel is a dancer from Youngstown, OH. She trained in ballet, pointe, modern, tap, jazz, baton and hip hop at the Tuscarawas Dance Arts Center, located in Dover, OH, for 15 years. She then continued her training at Youngstown State University where she graduated with a B.A. In Dance Management. Her senior year, she was awarded the Marilyn Koscinski award for creativity in dance. For the past 5 years, Lee has attended the All Ohio Dance Festival with TDAC to showcase her choreography and teach master classes in hip hop. Lee was also a member of a hip hop crew from Cleveland, OH called Pro2Jay where she later danced in a music video for Cleveland recording artist, Cali Miles. In her time living in Youngstown, she has taught for Chaney High School's Dance Ensemble, coached the dance team at Mooney High School and taught dance at Volney Discovery School. She also recently became involved in SMARTS, a community arts program in Youngstown. Over the years, Lee has taught at multiple studios in the Youngstown area as well as Pennsylvania. Currently, Lee teaches at Ballet Western Reserve (Youngstown) and Tuscarawas Dance Arts Center (Dover).