Renae Maccioli-McLeod is a dedicated teacher with over 30 years of professional performing and teaching experience. She holds a B.F.A. in Dance from The Boston Conservatory with formal training in ballet, modern, jazz, tap and modern pedagogy. Renae is a passionate teacher with a special flair for motivating her students. She has been on the faculty of several ballet schools the Boston area as well as New York, and has been a principal soloist with the Boston Dance Company, The Chambers Ballet Company and the American Dance Repertory Theatre. Renae's credits, to name a few, include The Nutcracker, Pas de Quatre, Cinderella, Balanchine's Valse Fantaisie and Serenade and works by Anna Sokolow. Renae strives to inspire her students with patient attention and her own love for dance.