Alli Riley is a professional dancer, choreographer and educator in the Chicagoland area, and is thrilled to be apart of the AAD family! She is a Point Park University Graduate with a BFA in Dance with a Jazz Dance Concentration. During her time at Point Park, Alli has studied under Doug Bentz, Jim Cooney, Mark Burrell, Kiki Lucas, Kiesha Lalama, and Matt Pardo, as well as performing works by Jason McDole and Jill Lazzini. Alli received her formal training at Chicago Academy for the Arts, where she performed as a featured dancer in the Repertory Dance Company under the direction of Randy Duncan, performing works by Jonathon Alsberry, Autumn Eckman, Lizzie MacKenzie, and Preston Miller. Alli has a strong passion for teaching and choreographing, and loves to sharing the art of dance with the next generation. She has choreographed works both at Point Park University, CAA, and at studios around the Chicago area. Alli’s choreography recently won Runner Up for Best Choreography at CRU Dance Competition. She looks forward to getting to know each student!