Lisa Ortiz, CDA North Dance Instructor
Lisa Ortiz is originally from Woodstock, Georgia. She has been dancing competitively since the age of five and has won numerous titles, scholarships, and national dance competitions. She was also a part of Atlanta Ballet’s The Nutcracker in 2006. Along with her passion for dancing, she also enjoys working with children and started teaching dance at the age of fifteen. She specializes in jazz, tap, ballet, hiphop, and lyrical. Lisa graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Sport Science. She was a member of the University of Georgia Dance Dawg team where she performed at all football and basketball athletic events. She is currently attending the University of North Georgia and is finishing her Doctorate degree in Physical Therapy. She is thrilled to be teaching dance again and cannot wait for the new season to start!