Ellie Grimm was born in North Liberty, Iowa. This will be her first year teaching at Debut. She has been dancing at Debut Dance since the age of six and has been in Forte Company for seven years. This fall Ellie will be a part of the newest addition to Debut’s Competition Team, FORTE PRO. Miss Ellie trains in all dance styles including jazz, ballet, tap, lyrical, hip hop, Contemporary, pointe, musical theater, and pom. Miss Ellie has attended many dance competitions and conventions in and out of Iowa where she has received many awards and scholarships. She was part of the Liberty High School Dance team her freshman and sophomore years. Last year her team brought home 8th and 9th at UDA nationals. Ellie will be a junior at Liberty High School. She can’t wait to share her passion for dance with you all.