Stefanie Roper was born in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. She was raised in Orem, Utah where she attended her first ballet class at the age of 20. As a current NYC resident, Stefanie is a graduate from Utah Valley University receiving a BFA-Ballet, free lancing and dancing professionally in the city. Her performance experience includes Ballet Hispánico, Ballet Hispánico Dos, Calpulli Mexican Dance Company, Born Dancing Inc., Repertory Ballet Ensemble, and Utah Regional Ballet guest artist. She was the executive producer of a local company called Latino Legacy for 3 years, choreographing as well as dancing contemporary and Latin folklore. With her diverse dance background she has had the opportunity to tour around the world, including the White House for President Barack Obama.