Collin Hensley joined The Academy of Dance & Gymnastics Faculty in September of 2019. He teaches a variety of styles at our studio, including gymnastics, acro for dancers, and hip-hop! Originally from Little Rock, Arkansas, Collin grew up travelling the country training at various dance studios and gymnastics facilities. In High School, he was a member and Captain of the National Award-Winning West Springfield Dance Team. During his time with the team he won numerous local, regional and national titles and performed live on ABC’s The View. He has since returned to help choreograph for the team, which was just recently featured on NBC’s World of Dance. Collin continued to pursue his passion for dance and gymnastics while studying Psychology and Global Health at The Pennsylvania State University. During his years at Penn State, Collin competed for and served as President and Coach of the Club Gymnastics Team, coached competitive gymnastics through level 10 at The Nittany Gymnastics Academy, and danced/choreographed for Penn State’s Hip-Hop team Urban Dance Troupe. He spends his summers continuing his own dance training in Los Angeles at the Millennium Dance Complex. Fun Fact: Collin once stood for 46 hours straight to help raise over 10 Million Dollars for Penn State THON, which helps support families battling Childhood Cancer.