Alissa Maldonado started dancing at the age of 3 and has competed in all styles of dance with her home studio since she was 8 years old. She has performed for many nonprofit organizations, such as the American Cancer Society, Autism Speaks, Habitat for Humanity, and more. She has also performed and competed in well-known hip hop events such as Monsters of Hip-Hop, World of Dance, Prelude, and Defining Rhythm. Alissa is currently attending Kean University to obtain her bachelor’s degree in Speech-Language-Hearing Science. She is very excited to be part of the team and share her passion for dance with everyone.