Tristan Marshall - finished his degree in Dance at Hofstra University in 2019, with minors in Sports Sciences and Disability Studies. He began his dance training at the age of 15 and started teaching at age 17. Originally from Massachusetts, he trained extensively in ballet, modern, lyrical, jazz, hip-hop, contemporary, and acrobatics. He was on a competitive team for 3 years and won many awards for his performances. At age 17, he got his first professional job in the dance world performing “The Nutcracker” in Boston. The same year, he danced backup for a local pop singer at a festival in MA. Since moving to Long Island, his choreography has been showcased numerous times at Hofstra for their Dance Program as well as for Danceworks Productions, the largest dance club on campus. He, also, presented a Modern dance piece in 2017 in New York City at Hunter College. Tristan, also, has a love for teaching. He has taught at many studios along the East Coast, ranging from teaching one day workshops to being a full-time teacher. This year, he started working in the competition scene as an Emcee and Host & recently accepted a position working with “Spirit of Dance” competition for the upcoming 2021-22 season.