Leisa Whalen is a Kingstonian and graduate of Regiopolis-Notre Dame High School, whose creative ability led her to study Fine Arts at Queen’s University and St. Lawrence College.

During childhood and throughout her teenage years she studied dance at Dezell’s Dance Academy. These successful years prepared and inspired her to teach as an accredited, accomplished Dance Instructor.

Leisa is a certified Member of the B.A.T.D. (British Association of Teacher’s of Dance) and is an active participant in the Association. She continues to study dance and continues to upgrade her knowledge and skills.

Leisa brings 27 years of teaching experience to her chosen profession and has operated her own successful business (Leisa’s School of Dance) for the past 25 years.