Ms. Alex D’Abreu-Hines is a native of Detroit, Michigan and an alumna of Ballet Renaissance who began her training with Ballet Renaissance at age 4. She is an experienced dancer and committed instructor who is very invested in the mission and vision of Ballet Renaissance and enjoys participating and assisting in many areas of the organization. She is a senior Public Health Major at Wayne State University, pursuing a career in medicine. Ballet has been an important part of Ms. Alex’s life. She shares that it has developed within her the discipline to stay focused and organized, the motivation to work hard, and the confidence and poise to be herself no matter where life takes her. Ms. Alex enjoys teaching because it provides the opportunity to pass on the beautiful training she has received and the joy of dance she feels every time she steps on stage.