Finalist on both season 6 and season 8, the All-Star season, of the reality competition series So You Think You Can Dance? who has also performed at the 82nd Annual Academy Awards and on The Ellen Show, Smash, and Glee.
She trained on scholarship at The Ailey School and LaGuardia High School, the school where the film Fame takes place.
She is a professional dancer and choreographer who teaches internationally and nationally with universities, art schools, and dance conventions.
She was born in San Diego and grew up in Santa Cruz. Her mother, Michelle Ramos-Burkhart, helped train her at a local dance school before the family moved to New York.
She performed as a featured background dancer with Janet Jackson.