Coach Ali grew up in Prior Lake, MN, and started dancing at the age of 3. She spent her first 14 years of dance at Premiere Dance Academy where she danced competitively on both the Hot Kix and Company Line Teams. During college, Ali has spent 4 years competing and performing on the South Dakota State Dance Team. During this time on SDSU's dance team, she had the opportunity to compete at the College National Dance Team Championship in Florida. Ali coaches NPDT's Fall Performance Team but is also the Varsity Assistant Coach for the Farmington Tiger Dance Team as well. Besides dance Ali also enjoys being outside hiking, camping, and going on road trips. Ali has been an amazing addition to our program, coaching our Fall team the last few years.