Mia Whitehead began dancing under her mother, Melvina Whitehead, and at Ballet Magnificat! School of the Arts. She continued dancing at Belhaven University, receiving long time training under Lauri Worrill-Biggs and Laura Morton. Miss Whitehead’s work experience includes professional dancing with Ballet San Antonio (Mayra Worthen, former Artistic Director) and TALK Dance Company (Stephen Wynne, Artistic Director). She’s taught ballet workshops to K-adult students through international venues. She currently teaches for the CityDance Outreach program (Sue Lobrano, Executive Director of the USA International Ballet Competition) and Belhaven University’s dance department (Cynthia Newland, Associate Professor of Dance and Chair of the Dance Department).