Kristina is the Owner/Director of Power House Dance Academy and the Founder of Power House Dance Company Not for Profit. She graduated from Queens Borough Community College where she received a degree in Fine Arts. She is currently in Hunter College's Dance Education Graduate Program on a full scholarship where she will obtain her masters in 2023. She performed in two pieces choreographed by Robert Battle, Kristina has also performed a piece that was choreographed by Urban Bush Women's dance company, and another piece by Sidra Bell called Humane Encounter in the Spring of 2021 . In pursuing her dream to perform for others she danced in the SUNY Purchase production of The Nutcracker with the SUNY Purchase Dance Core and the New York City Ballet, as well as being in the movie, The Little Children starring Kate Winslet. In the summer of 2012 Kristina was lead choreographer for Fame Theatrical Productions musical called Seussical the Musical. She has been teaching Jazz, Tap, Lyrical, Ballet, Hip-Hop, and Nursery classes for the past 20 years. She was a member of an award winning competition team for over 10 years. Kristina has choreographed many award winning performances from large to small groups as well as, solo's where her students received many high platinum, platinum, high score awards, and special judge awards competing against hundreds of dance routines from the tri-state area. She choreographed an award winning large group performance achieving the “MOST ENTERTAINING AWARD” at Inferno Dance Competition where Kristina also won the very prestigious “OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHY AWARD” for her work on a solo performance of "Born This Way" by Lady Gaga. In the 2018-2019 competition season, Kristina once again won the distinguished "OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHY AWARD" for a co-choreographed piece with Alexandra Scacalossi, "Hallelujah", by Pentatnoix from Dance X Plosions. In the 2021 competition season Kristina's pieces won "OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHY", best use of prop, and story telling awards for her September 11th tribute dance. She also won the "OUTSTANDING CHOREOGRAPHY AWARD" for a soloist piece called "Ending" by Isak Danielson at very renowned Inferno Dance Competition. This past competitive season, Kristina's pieces were well known for their artistry and realism to controversy topics. Her pieces brought light to hard topics in a beautiful way, that was asked to be showcased at the Peggy Theatre in NYC with her students from Power House Dance Academy.