Alissa started her dance training at The Dance Center in West Chester, PA where she was trained in ballet, modern, jazz and hip hop. In 2007, she began performing with the Brandywine Ballet. She graduated from Cedar Crest College in May 2016 with a B.A. in Dance and a B.A. in Media Studies. She has performed with the Ballet Guild of the Lehigh Valley, and received scholarships for dance to Cedar Crest College, The University of the Arts and the Burklyn Ballet Summer Intensive. She also attended summer programs at Brandywine Ballet, Joffrey Ballet School and American Ballet Theatre. She has worked with the Lehigh Valley Dancers and Monarch Dance Company, while still attending college. Alissa has performed at the Ailey Citigroup Theatre, Lincoln Memorial, The Painted Bride, The Ice House, The Performance Garage and many more notable locations. She has performed with Anne-Marie Mulgrew and Dancers Company, Allegory Dance Theatre, Nickerson-Rossi Dance and more. She is currently dancing, teaching and choreographing throughout the Philadelphia region.