Karen Grady is a lover of life, a dancer, a performer, a choreographer, a fitness instructor, a dance educator, and a mother. She teaches contemporary dance technique, ballet, modern, yoga, creative movement, GYROTONIC® and choreography to students of all ages. Originally from Colorado, Karen moved to Seattle in 2002 to expand her experiences as a performing artist and to study at Cornish College of the Arts. Karen graduated from Cornish in 2006 with a B.F.A. in dance and received an outstanding artist award at graduation. Karen started dancing with Jerboa Dance in 2002, she enjoys the work of Jamie Waliczek because of its dynamic variety and creativity! She now spends most of her days at her Gyrotonic studio in Bellevue Washington.